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magna cum laude

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adverb or adjective mag·na cum lau·de \ˈmäg-nə-(ˌ)ku̇m-ˈlau̇-də, -ˈlau̇-dē; ˈmag-nə-ˌkəm-ˈlȯ-dē\

Simple Definition of magna cum laude

  • : with great honor

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of magna cum laude

  1. :  with great distinction <graduated magna cum laude> — compare cum laude, summa cum laude

Origin and Etymology of magna cum laude

Latin


First Known Use: 1900


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