What is a mod?
A mod is short for Ask.com moderator, which keeps this website safe, appropriate, and on the topic of asking and answering questions.
Someone who polices this site
FBI of ask.com
The police. If you're underage, you get arrested (removed from the site)
Manager On Duty or Moderator
people who can read really, really fast :)
Moderator. They monitor this site of questions and answers to make sure they're relevant.
Mods are people who protect the website .
A modification, a moderator