noun[mass noun] informal, British dated or South African
- I did matric [matriculation] music but I completely refused to play after that.
- Those pupils who did reach matric lacked laboratories for science and well-trained mathematics teachers.
- These assist mainly matric students and educators in the fields of Maths and Science.
Late 19th century: abbreviation.
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