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n. - A person who has received a degree from a school (high school or college or university).

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  • Another “Amelie” alumnus is cinematographer Bruno Delbonnel who flawlessly mixes real photography and computer assistance.
  • Also, did you not see the word 'alumnus' in my post?
  • An "alumnus" is a person who went to a school in the past.
  • Wilberforce University, of which he was an alumnus. for more
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  • If a sister and brother graduate from the same school, she is an "alumna" (plural "alumnae") and he is an "alumnus" (plural "alumni").
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