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mama noun definition in Relations topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

mama

 noun: Relations topic
1 BrE /ˈmæmə/ , also /məˈmɑː/ ; NAmE /ˈmæmə/ (North American English or British English, old-fashioned) mother2 in some places in Africa, a mother or older woman (often used as a title that shows respect) Leave this work to us, mama. Miriam Makeba became known as Mama Africa. Mama Ngina Kenyatta

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