alma mater Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “alma mater” in the English Dictionary

"alma mater" in British English

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alma maternoun [S]

uk   /ˌæl.məˈmɑː.tər/ /-ˈmeɪ.tər/  us   /-ˈmɑː.t̬ɚ/  /ˌɑːl-/
your alma mater formal the ​school, ​college, or ​university where you ​studied US the ​officialsong of a ​school, ​college, or ​university
(Definition of alma mater from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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alma maternoun [C usually sing]

 us   /ˌæl·mə ˈmɑ·t̬ər, ˌɑl-/
the ​school, ​college, or ​university where you ​studied, or the ​officialsong of a ​school, ​college, or ​university: Former ​students are ​asked to ​donatemoney to ​their alma mater.
(Definition of alma mater from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 校歌…
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