ma

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noun \ˈmä, ˈmȯ\

Definition of ma

  1. :  mother

Examples of ma in a Sentence

  1. Her ma and pa both said she can't go.

  2. I told my ma that on Mother's Day we'd be dining at the town's toniest restaurant.

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Origin and Etymology of ma

short for mama


mA

abbreviation

Definition of mA

  1. milliampere

Other Electrical Engineering Terms


Ma

abbreviation

Definition of Ma

  1. million years ago


MA

abbreviation

Definition of MA

  1. 1 [Medieval Latin magister artium] master of arts

  2. 2 Massachusetts

  3. 3 mental age

  4. 4 Middle Ages

Examples of ma in a Sentence

  1. She has an MA in English.


Ma

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biographical name \ˈmä\

Definition of Ma

  1. Yo-Yo 1955–     American (French-born of Chinese parents) cellist


MA Defined for English Language Learners

ma

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noun

Definition of ma for English Language Learners

  • : a person's mother


MA Defined for Kids

ma

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noun , often cap \ˈmä, ˈmȯ\

Definition of ma for Students

  1. :  1mother 1


MA

abbreviation

Definition of MA for Students

  1. Massachusetts


Medical Dictionary

mA

abbreviation

Medical Definition of mA

  1. milliampere


MA

abbreviation

Medical Definition of MA

  1. mental age



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