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ma

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a female human parent
  • I told my ma that on Mother's Day we'd be dining at the town's toniest restaurant

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“Ma.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ma. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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