mater

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ma·ter

noun \ˈmā-tər\

Definition of MATER

chiefly British
:  mother

Examples of MATER

  1. <the public school student addressed the letter to Dear Mater>

Origin of MATER

Latin — more at mother
First Known Use: circa 1859

Related to MATER

Synonyms
ma, mama (also mamma or momma), mammy, mother [chiefly British], mom, mommy, old lady

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