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 for alumnus
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Alumnus \A*lum"nus\, n.; pl. Alumni. [L., fr. alere to
     nourish.]
     A pupil; especially, a graduate of a college or other
     seminary of learning.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  alumnus
      n 1: a person who has received a degree from a school (high
           school or college or university) [syn: alumnus, alumna,
           alum, graduate, grad]

From Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856) :

  ALUMNUS, civil law. A child which one has nursed; a foster child. Dig. 40,
  2, 14.
  
  

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