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magna cum laude

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. With high honors. Used to express high academic distinction: graduated magna cum laude; 25 magna cum laude graduates.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. "With great praise"; an honor added to a diploma or degree for work considered to be of much higher quality than average.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • With great praise: a phrase used in conferring a degree which has been taken with high honors.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. with high honor
  • adj. with high honor; with high academic distinction

Etymologies

Latin magnā cum laude, with great praise : magnā, feminine ablative sing. of magnus, great + cum, with + laude, ablative sing. of laus, praise.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin. (Wiktionary)

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