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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to study or research that is done after work for one of the highest academic degrees has been completed.

Usage examples (35)
  • The grants will give women incentives – financial, but also social, personal and professional – to engage in postdoctoral research in leading labs around the world.
  • I work with postdoctoral students (and) teach PhD candidates.
  • We teach students: undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral.
  • Karim Nader, a postdoctoral researcher, carried out this study. for more
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