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second degree granted to one who has completed a year or more of graduate study in the humanities or social sciences; one holding this degree
mother (Informal)
Ma Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
In Oriental countries, a respectful form of address given to a woman; mother.
A child's word for mother.
But; -- used in cautionary phrases; as, "Vivace, ma non troppo presto" (i. e., lively, but not too quick).
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
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\ma\ (m?), n. [cf. mamma.]
1. a child's word for mother.
2. [hind.] in oriental countries, a respectful form of address given to a woman; mother. (cyc. of india).
\ma\, conj. [it.] (mus.) but; -- used in cautionary phrases; as, "vivace, ma non troppo presto" (i. e., lively, but not too quick). (encyc. of music).
1. informal terms for a mother [syn: mama, mamma, mom, momma, mommy, mammy, mum, mummy, mater]

2. a master's degree in arts and sciences [syn: master of arts, ma, artium magister, am]

3. one thousandth of an ampere [syn: milliampere, ma]

4. a state in new england; one of the original 13 colonies [syn: massachusetts, bay state, old colony, ma]

Master of Arts My cousin's wife has recently decided to study for her MA in economics.
Everyday English and Slang in Ireland
Irish Gaelic words and phrases
JM Languages
Ma is a Hindi form of respectful address for a woman or mother.
Ma is an Ubangi language spoken in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Ma is a Yupna language spoken in Papua New Guinea.
The language is: Ma
JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Ma = n. place, spot, space; state
Australian Slang
one's mother
someone who lives in the state of New South Wales
New South Wales
term you use when you can't actually remember the name of something
WordNet 2.0

1. a master's degree in arts and sciences
(synonym) Master of Arts, Artium Magister, AM
(hypernym) master's degree
2. a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies
(synonym) Massachusetts, Bay State, Old Colony
(hypernym) American state
(hyponym) Pittsfield
(part-holonym) New England
(part-meronym) Boston, Hub of the Universe, Bean Town, Beantown, capital of Massachusetts
(class) Lexington, Concord, Lexington and Concord

1. one thousandth of an ampere
(synonym) milliampere
(hypernym) current unit
(part-holonym) ampere, amp, A

1. informal terms for a mother
(synonym) mama, mamma, mom, momma, mommy, mammy, mum, mummy, mater
(hypernym) mother, female parent
Ma Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
Glossary of petroleum Industry
Ma Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
US area codes
"339, 351, 774, 781, 857, 978, 508, 617, 413"
DOD Joint Acronyms and Abbreviations
master; medical attendant; mortuary affairs
Source: U.S. Department of Defense, Joint Doctrine Division. ( About )
Military Abbreviations
Military Assistant
NATO Acronyms
Military Authority
International Relations and Security Acronyms
Missile Acquistion; Memory Address
Ma Definition from Social Science Dictionaries & Glossaries
The Knighthood, Chivalry & Tournaments Arms and Armour Glossary
An extensive collection open to the public. They have one of the larger collections of 16th century Maximillian armour in the world, but few pre-16th century pieces.
Ma Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
Electrochemistry Dictionary
"Symbol and abbreviation of milliampere (= 10-3 ampere, one thousandth of an ampere). "
Multiple Access
Airline Codes
Malev (Hungary)
Country Data Codes
Morocco (Internet),
Morocco (ISO 3166),
Madagascar (FIPS 10-4)
Ma Definition from Computer & Internet Dictionaries & Glossaries
Computer Abbreviations v1.5
Maya File (ASCII)
Diablo II Map File
9300+ Computer Acronyms
Migration Agent
Uri's File.*Xten.c.ons*
Multi Internet Domains
Internet Domains
Ma Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
MA or Ma or mA may refer to:

In academia
  • Master's degree, an advanced academic degree
  • Master of Arts (MA), a degree at the English-speaking universities; someone admitted to this degree
    • Master of Arts (Oxbridge and Dublin)
    • Master of Arts (Scotland)
  • Marin Academy (MA), a high school in San Rafael, California
  • Minnehaha Academy (MA), a private high school in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Museums Association (MA), UK

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The cuneiform sign , the sumerogram (capital letter (majuscule)) is the sign for English language "ship", or "boat", Akkadian language eleppu. When written in cuneiform texts, is preceded by the determinative for items made of wood, namely GIŠ, (GIŠ (wood Sumerogram). For ship, or boat it is written as: GIŠ.MÁ, or GIŠ.MÁ, .

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.ma is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Morocco. A local registrar with a local Moroccan company as administrative contact is needed to register an .ma or domain name. Further restrictions are imposed on the registering of other second-level domains (such as or

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Ma is a Chinese family name. The surname literally means "horse". It is one of the most common family names in China. As of 2006, it ranks as the 14th most common Chinese surname in Mainland China and the most common surname within the Chinese Muslim community, specifically the Hui people, Dongxiang people, and Salar people. However, this surname should not be identified with the Korean surname 'Ma' (마) which has the same pronunciation with the Chinese 'Ma' but has its own distinct history.

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Ma Definition from Entertainment & Music Dictionaries & Glossaries
Klingon - English
v. prefix : subject we, no object
n. suffix : our, referring to beings capable of language.
v. accommodate
Federation-Standard Golic Vulcan to English
have, own, possess
Ma Definition from Religion & Spirituality Dictionaries & Glossaries
Ma (Sanskrit) In Hindu mythology a name of Lakshmi, the consort of Vishnu, goddess of prosperity, welfare, and happiness.