Main definitions of mao in English

: Mao1MAO2

Mao1

noun

  • as modifier Denoting a jacket or suit of a plain style with a mandarin collar, associated with communist China.

Origin

1960s: by association with Mao Zedong.

Pronunciation

Mao

/mou//maʊ/

Main definitions of mao in English

: Mao1MAO2

MAO2

Biochemistry
  • Monoamine oxidase.