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One entry found for mortarboard.
Main Entry: mor·tar·board
Pronunciation: primarystressmodotrt-schwar-secondarystressbomacr(schwa)rd, -secondarystressbodot(schwa)rd
Function: noun
1 : a board used to hold mortar while it is being applied
2 : an academic cap with a broad flat square top and tassel that is worn at graduation and other ceremonies
[mortarboard illustration]

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