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Master of Arts

noun [C] uk   us   (abbreviation MA)
an advanced college or university degree in a subject such as literature, language, history, or social science, or a person who has this degree
Translations of “Master of Arts”
in Chinese (Traditional) 文學碩士學位, 文學碩士…
in Chinese (Simplified) 文科硕士学位, 文科硕士…
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