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MA

noun [C]     /ˌemˈeɪ/
abbreviation for Master of Arts: an advanced university degree in a subject such as literature, language, or history: She's studying for an MA in Anthropology.an MA course/degree/dissertation/programme The MA course is more intense than an undergraduate degree. Many of our MA students study on a part-time basis.
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