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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to a person who has earned the highest academic degree awarded by a college or university in a specified discipline

Usage examples (33)
  • doctoral dissertation
  • The book includes 15 essays that primarily focus on women with PhDs or in doctoral programs.
  • I'm doing my comp. exam (also called doctoral exam here) this summer.
  • We were all young, fresh-faced and standing at the bottom of that mountain known as doctoral studies. for more
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