mortarboard

Definition of mortarboard

n.1.A small square board with a handle beneath, for holding mortar; a hawk; used by masons to hold or carry mortar.
2.An academic cap topped by broad, projecting, stiff and flat square top, with a tassel attached to the top and hanging down. It was once worn by students in some colleges, but is now worn usually only at graduation ceremonies.

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