master of science
Usage: often capitalized M&S Date: 1898 1. the recipient of a master's degree that usually signifies that the recipient has passed an integrated course of study in one or more of the sciences and sometimes has completed a thesis involving research and that typically requires two years of work beyond a bachelor's degree 2. the degree making one a master of science — abbreviation MS, MSc

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Master of Science — noun a master s degree in science (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑MS, ↑SM, ↑MSc • Hypernyms: ↑master s degree * * * Usage: usually capitalized M&S 1 …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Master of Science — Master (diplôme ou grade universitaire) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Master (homonymie). Le terme master signifie maître en anglais. À cause de l influence de l anglais dans l enseignement supérieur, un certain nombre de pays non anglophones …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Master of science — Master (diplôme ou grade universitaire) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Master (homonymie). Le terme master signifie maître en anglais. À cause de l influence de l anglais dans l enseignement supérieur, un certain nombre de pays non anglophones …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Master of Science — noun A degree that usually requires 2 3 years beyond a Bachelor of Science and emphasizes science and scientific applications. The degree is less advanced than a Doctorate degree. Syn: Masters, MS …   Wiktionary

  • Master of Science — noun 1. an academic degree similar to the Master of Arts, but taken in the field of natural sciences or mathematics. 2. someone holding this degree. Abbrev.: MSc …   Australian English dictionary

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