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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An academic cap with a flat square with a tassel on top; A square board with a handle underneath.

Usage examples (38)
  • I'm looking forward to reading the "mortarboard" version after the Copenhagen conference.
  • There's a hopeful cartoon wolf with a mortarboard.
  • Christopher Smart, wearing his "everyday" mortarboard
  • Now, he was wearing a mortarboard and stuff, but still. for more
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