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Meaning of MATRICULATE

Pronunciation:  [n]mu'trikyulit, [v]mu'trikyu`leyt, mu'treekyû`leyt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  someone who has been admitted to a college or university
  2. [v]  enroll as a student
 

MATRICULATE is a 11 letter word that starts with M.

 

 See Also: college student, enrol, enroll, enter, inscribe, recruit, university student

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Ma*tric"u*late\, v. t. [imp. & p. p.
    {Matriculated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Matriculating}.] [L.
    matricula a public roll or register, dim. of matrix a mother,
    in respect to propagation, also, a public register. See
    {Matrix}.]
    To enroll; to enter in a register; specifically, to enter or
    admit to membership in a body or society, particularly in a
    college or university, by enrolling the name in a register.
    
          In discovering and matriculating the arms of
          commissaries from North America.         --Sir W.
                                                   Scott.
    
    
  2. \Ma*tric"u*late\, v. i.
    To go though the process of admission to membership, as by
    examination and enrollment, in a society or college.
    
    
  3. \Ma*tric"u*late\, a.
    Matriculated. --Skelton. -- n. One who is matriculated.
    --Arbuthnot.
    
    
 

 

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