from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To admit or be admitted into a group, especially a college or university.
- n. One who is admitted as a student to a college or university.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To enroll as a member of a body, especially of a college or university
- v. To be enrolled as a member of a body, especially of a college or university.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To enroll; to enter in a register
- intransitive v. To go though the process of admission to membership, as by examination and enrollment, in a society or college.
- adj. Matriculated.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To enter in a register; register; enroll; especially, to enter or admit to membership in a body or society, particularly in a college or university, by enrolling one's name in a register.
- To become a member of any body or society, especially a college or university, by having one's name entered in a register.
- Matriculated; admitted; enrolled.
- n. One who has been admitted to membership of a body, as a college or university, by enrolment in its register.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. enroll as a student
- n. someone who has been admitted to a college or university
From Medieval Latin mātrīculāre, mātrīculāt-, from Late Latin mātrīcula, list, diminutive of mātrīx, mātrīc-; see matrix.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Latin matrix, list (Wiktionary)