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Definition of mogul noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    mogul

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈməʊɡl//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈmoʊɡl//
     
     
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  1. 1a very rich, important and powerful person synonym magnate a movie mogul
  2. 2 Mogul (also Moghul, Mughal
    BrE BrE//ˈmuːɡɑːl//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈmuːɡɑːl//
     
    )
    a member of the Muslim race that ruled much of India from the 16th to the 19th century
  3. 3a raised area of hard snow that you jump over when you are skiing
  4. Word Originsense 1 late 17th cent.: figurative use of Mogul (see sense 2).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: mogul