Master of Arts

Master of Arts

noun
1.
a master's degree given usually in a specific branch of the humanities or social sciences.
2.
a person who has been awarded this degree. Abbreviation: M.A., A.M.

Origin:
1490–1500

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Master of Arts
 
n
MA a degree, usually postgraduate and in a nonscientific subject, or the holder of this degree

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