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ㄇㄛˊ [mo2. [Dist. 61.40]Homophone
A Chinese Talking Syllabary of the Cantonese Dialect
V(1)  Rub, fondle: 玩 fondle and study constantly (jade, art objects, meaning of text);
touch or fondle lovingly (art bjects, forehead, etc.);
拳擦掌 "rub hands," clench fists in preparation for fight or hard work;
頂放踵 (AC) wear oneself out from head to foot (to help others).
(2)  Grind (cf. 磨 61.40): 厲以須 (AC) sharpen weapon to be ready for fight.
(3)  Learn from long and constant study: 觀 watch and study, observe and learn;
find out (s.o.'s thinking), see 10A.42.
Adv(MC 10th cen. dial. word) not, =沒,無:歸歸,來來 have returned or not, have come or not.
Words1.盪 [mo2dang4], v.i., & adj., (of air, atmosphere) be agitated; (of painting, art work) agitating, -ed and alive. 
2.登 [mo2deng1], adj., (translit.) modern: 登女郎 n., modern (-styled) girl. 
3.練 [mo2lian4], v.i., learn, become strong, mature from experience (of skill, talent). 
4.弄 [mo2nong4], v.i. & t., fondle, play with, acquire familiarity. 
5. [mo2suo1], (also pr. ma'sa), v.t., fondle (child). 
6.天屋 [mo2tian1wu1], n., skyscraper. 
7.擦 [mo2ca1], n. & v.i., (cause) friction (physical or mental); rub together; 擦力 (phys.) friction; 擦系數 (phys.) coefficient of friction; 擦音 (phonetics) fricatives. 
8.托 [mo2tuo1], n., motor: 托車 motor car; now also motorcycle.