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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Retired from active service but retained to an honorary position.

Usage examples (34)
  • A professor emeritus from the university will be the keynote speaker at the conference.
  • Hartshorne eventually became a long-term emeritus professor at Austin and lived there until his death on October 9, 2000.
  • He's offering himself in what could be called emeritus status - possibly one column a week and some Internet writing.
  • Is he going to be some kind of emeritus consultant? for more
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