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{{#invoke:redirect hatnote|redirect}} {{#invoke:Side box|main}} An alumnus ({{#invoke:IPAc-en|main}}; masculine, plural alumni {{#invoke:IPAc-en|main}}) or alumna ({{#invoke:IPAc-en|main}}; feminine, plural alumnae {{#invoke:IPAc-en|main}}) is a former student or pupil of a school, college, or university. Commonly, but not always, the word refers to a graduate of the educational institute in question.<ref name="American Heritage Dictionary">The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language</ref> An alumnus can also be a former member, employee, contributor, or inmate, as well as a former student.<ref name="merriam-webster">{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref><ref name="macmill">{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref>

Alumnus sections
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