magistrand

noun

mag·​is·​trand
plural -s
Scottish
: a fourth and final year student in a university who will receive a master of arts degree
used officially at Aberdeen

Word History

Etymology

Medieval Latin magistrandus, gerundive of magistrare to grant a master's degree, from Medieval Latin (artium) magister master of arts

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“Magistrand.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/magistrand. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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