Associations to the word «Ma»


MA, symbol. (metrology) Symbol for the megaampere, an SI unit of electrical current equal to 106 amperes.
MA, symbol. The ISO 3166-1 two-letter (alpha-2) code for Morocco.
MA, abbreviation. Massachusetts, a state of the United States of America.
MA, abbreviation. Master of Arts (degree).
MA, abbreviation. Mature adult (audience).
MA, abbreviation. Maluku, a province of Indonesia.
MA, abbreviation. Maranhão, a state of Brazil.
MA, noun. (astronomy) (usually in the plural) Abbreviation of milli-arcsecond.
MA, noun. (colloquial) (and in direct address) mother, mama
MA, abbreviation. May
MA, symbol. (metrology) Symbol for the milliampere, an SI unit of electrical current equal to 10−3 amperes.
MA, symbol. (biochemistry) (genetics) methyladenine
MA, symbol. (fluid mechanics) Symbol for the Mach number.
MA, symbol. (metrology) Symbol for mega-annum (or megayears ago), a unit of time equal to one million (106) years.
MA, abbreviation. May
MA, proper noun. A common surname​ of East Asian derivation.
MA BELL, proper noun. (US) (telecommunications) (informal) (historical) Collectively, the family of companies associated with American Telephone & Telegraph, providing telephone service in the United States for many years through 1983.
MA HUANG, noun. Any of various plants of the Ephedra genus, especially Ephedra sinica, used in traditional Chinese medicine.
MA MA, noun. (childish) Alternative form of mama
MA MAS, noun. Plural of ma ma
MA NISHTANA, noun. Alternative form of Ma Nishtana
MA NISHTANA, proper noun. (Judaism) The four questions sung during Passover seder.

Dictionary definition

MA, noun. Informal terms for a mother.
MA, noun. A master's degree in arts and sciences.
MA, noun. One thousandth of an ampere.
MA, noun. A state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies.

Wise words

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C. S. Lewis