testamur

noun
tes·​ta·​mur | \ teˈstāmə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of testamur

British
: a certificate that an examination held especially by a university has been passed

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History and Etymology for testamur

Latin, we are witnesses, 1st person plural present indicative of testari to be a witness; from the opening phrase of the certificate

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“Testamur.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/testamur. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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