Definition of emerita in English:

emerita

Syllabification: e·mer·i·ta
Pronunciation: /iˈmeritə/

Entry from US English dictionary

adjective

[postpositive]
  • (Of a woman who is the former holder of an office, especially a female college professor) having retired but allowed to retain her title as an honor: a professor emerita the librarian emerita of Wellesley College

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