MOA is a three-letter abbreviation with multiple meanings, as described below:


* Mall of America, the United States' largest mall
* Museum of Art (BYU) at Brigham Young University
* SM Mall of Asia in the Philippines

cience & Math

* Minute of arc, is a term relating to angular measurement; known as Minute Of Angle in firearms
* Magnetic Field Oscillating Amplified Thruster, a novel propulsion system with several terrestrial applications
* Mechanism of action, the means by which a drug exerts its biological effects
* Methoxyacrylate, an inhibitor of the cytochrome "bc"1 complex
* Microlensing Observations in Astrophysics group. A group of astrophysicists in hope of finding exoplanets


* Military Operations Area, an area where United States military activity takes place. Used on Sectional Aeronautical Charts to define boundaries for Military and Civilian Aircraft Flights.
* Memorandum of Agreement/Memorandum of Association
* Matching on action, a film editing technique
* Making of America, is a digital library project of the University of Michigan and Cornell University

ee also

Moa (disambiguation)

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  • MOA — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   Sigles d une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • MOA — MOA  Minute Of Angle (рус, угловая минута) угловая величина 1 градус это 60 угловых минут (60 МОА); Окружность это 360 градусов В окружности 21 600 угловых минут(21600 МОА). Эта величина чаще всего используется для указания кучности стрельбы …   Википедия

  • Moa — 〈m. 6; Zool.〉 großer, flugunfähiger Straußenvogel, dessen letzte Vertreter von den Maori auf Neuseeland erst in geschichtlicher Zeit ausgerottet wurden: Dinornis [<Maori] * * * Moa, der; [s], s [Maori (Sprache Neuseelands) moa]: ausgestorbener …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Moa — betyder på polynesisk spiselig fugl . De 11 arter levede på New Zealand indtil omkring år 1700, hvor den sidste blev udryddet, angiveligt på grund af maoriernes jagt på den. Indtil omkring år 1000 havde New Zealand ikke kendt til pattedyr heller… …   Danske encyklopædi

  • moa — MÓA s. m. dinornis. (< germ. Moa) Trimis de raduborza, 02.10.2008. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • Moa — der; [s], s <aus gleichbed. maorisch (Eingeborenensprache Neuseelands) moa> ausgestorbener, sehr großer, straußenähnlicher neuseeländischer Laufvogel (bis 3,50 m hoch) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • moa — moa; sa·moa; …   English syllables

  • Moa — Mo a (m[=o] [.a]), n. [Native name.] (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of several very large extinct species of wingless birds belonging to {Dinornis}, and other related genera, of the suborder {Dinornithes}, found in New Zealand. They are allied to the apteryx …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Moa [1] — Moa, Insel des Bandaarchipels …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Moa [2] — Moa, Vogel, so v.w. Dinornis …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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