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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 of Master of Arts
1490-1500
First recorded in 1490-1500
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British Dictionary definitions for Master of Arts

Master of Arts

noun
1.
a degree, usually postgraduate and in a nonscientific subject, or the holder of this degree MA
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