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mons

[monz] /mɒnz/
noun, plural montes
[mon-teez] /ˈmɒn tiz/ (Show IPA).
Anatomy
1.
an area of the body that is higher than neighboring areas.
Origin of mons
1615-1625
1615-25; < New Latin; Latin mōns mountain, hill; see mount2

Mons

[mawns] /mɔ̃s/
noun
1.
a city in Belgium.

Mons.

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mon

[mon] /mɒn/
noun, Scot. and North England
1.
man1 .

Mon

[mohn] /moʊn/
noun
1.
an Austroasiatic language used chiefly in Burma in the vicinity of Moulmein.

Hainaut

[e-noh] /ɛˈnoʊ/
noun
1.
a medieval county in territory now in SW Belgium and N France.
2.
a province in SW Belgium. 1437 sq. mi. (3722 sq. km).
Capital: Mons.
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British Dictionary definitions for mons

Mons

/French mɔ̃s/
noun
1.
a town in SW Belgium, capital of Hainaut province: scene of the first battle (1914) of the British Expeditionary Force during World War I. Pop: 91 185 (2004 est) Flemish name Bergen

Hainaut

/French ɛno/
noun
1.
a province of SW Belgium: stretches from the Flanders Plain in the north to the Ardennes in the south. Capital: Mons. Pop: 1 283 200 (2004 est). Area: 3797 sq km (1466 sq miles)

Mon

/məʊn/
noun
1.
(pl) Mon, Mons. a member of a people of Myanmar and Thailand related to the Khmer of Cambodia
2.
the language of this people, belonging to the Mon-Khmer family
Symbol Talaing
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Word Origin and History for mons
n.

from Latin mons (plural montes) "mountain" (see mount (n.)); used in English in various anatomical senses, especially mons Veneris "mountains of Love," fleshy eminence atop the vaginal opening, 1690s; often mons for short.

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mons in Medicine

mons (mŏnz)
n. pl. mon·tes (mŏn'tēz)
An anatomical prominence or slight elevation above the general level of the surface.

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Slang definitions & phrases for mons

mon

noun

Money (1894+)


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Related Abbreviations for mons

MON

  1. Monoceros
  2. Montreal Expos
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