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2 definitions found
 for Mea Culpa
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Peccavi \Pec*ca"vi\ [L.]
     I have sinned; -- used colloquially to express confession or
     acknowledgment of an offense; -- used rarely, superseded by
     the approximate equivalent mea culpa. --Aubrey.
     [1913 Webster +PJC]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  mea culpa
      n 1: an acknowledgment of your error or guilt

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