ama

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noun \ˈä-(ˌ)mä\

Definition of ama

plural

amas

or

ama

  1. :  a Japanese diver especially for pearls or food

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Origin and Etymology of ama

Japanese


AMA

abbreviation

Definition of AMA

  1. American Medical Association


Medical Dictionary

AMA

abbreviation

Medical Definition of AMA

  1. 1against medical advice

  2. 2American Medical Association


Learn More about ama

  1. Spanish Central: Translation of ama


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