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alma mater

noun [S]     /ˌæl.məˈmɑː.tər/ /-ˈmeɪ.tər/ US  /-ˈmɑː.t̬ɚ/ US  /ˌɑːl-/
your alma mater formal the school , college , or university where you studied Types of school US the official song of a school , college , or university Types of school
(Definition of alma mater noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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