noun. ['ˈmɑːtɝ, ˈmeɪtɝ, ˈmætɝ'] an informal use of the Latin word for mother; sometimes used by British schoolboys or used facetiously.
- female parent
- -er (English)
- -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
- mate (English)
- mater (Latin)
Words that Rhyme with Pia Mater
Example sentences of the word pia-mater
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noun. ['ˈpiːə'] perennial herb of East Indies to Polynesia and Australia; cultivated for its large edible root yielding Otaheite arrowroot starch.
- Indian arrowroot
- herbaceous plant
- genus Tacca
- Tacca pinnatifida