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ma

[mah] /mɑ/
noun, Informal.
1.
Origin
shortened variant of mama

Ma

[mah] /mɑ/
noun
1.
Yo-Yo [yoh-yoh] /ˈyoʊ yoʊ/ (Show IPA), born 1955, U.S. cellist, born in Paris of Chinese descent.

MA

1.
Massachusetts (approved especially for use with zip code).
2.
Psychology. mental age.

mA

1.
milliampere; milliamperes.

M.A.1

Origin
< Latin Magister Artium

M.A.2

1.
Psychology. mental age.
2.
Military Academy.

Rainey

[rey-nee] /ˈreɪ ni/
noun
1.
Gertrude ("Ma") 1886–1939, U.S. blues singer.
2.
Joseph Hayne
[heyn] /heɪn/ (Show IPA),
1832–87, U.S. politician: first black congressman 1870–79.
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British Dictionary definitions for ma

ma1

/mɑː/
noun
1.
an informal word for mother1

ma2

abbreviation
1.
Morocco

Ma

/mɑː/
noun
1.
Yo-Yo (ˈjəʊjəʊ). born 1955, US cellist, born in France to Chinese parents

MA

abbreviation
1.
Massachusetts
2.
Master of Arts
3.
(psychol) mental age
4.
Military Academy
5.
Morocco (international car registration)
Word Origin
from French Maroc
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Word Origin and History for ma

1823, childish or colloquial shortening of mamma.

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ma in Medicine

mA abbr.
milliampere

MA or M.A.
abbr.
mental age

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ma in Technology

networking
The country code for Morocco.
(1999-01-27)

The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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Related Abbreviations for ma

mA

milliampere

MA

  1. Latin Magister Artium (Master of Arts)
  2. Marijuana Anonymous
  3. Maritime Administration
  4. Massachusetts
  5. mature audience
  6. medical assistant
  7. mental age
  8. Morocco (international vehicle ID)
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