Definition of “alma mater” - English Dictionary

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(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 official song of a school, college, or university:

Former students are asked to donate money to their alma mater.

(Definition of “alma mater” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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