PhD
abbreviation Etymology: New Latin philosophiae doctor doctor of philosophy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • PhD — BrE Ph.D. AmE [ˌpi: eıtʃ ˈdi:] n Doctor of Philosophy a university degree of a very high level, which involves doing advanced ↑research PhD in ▪ He s got a PhD in Biochemistry. ▪ Jacqueline Hope, PhD do/start/finish a PhD …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • PHD — may refer to:* Parisada Hindu Dharma, an Indonesian reform organization * PHD , a track on The Crystal Method album Tweekend * PHD finger, a protein sequence * , a media agency * PHD Mountain Software, an outdoor clothing and equipment company *… …   Wikipedia

  • PhD — /pi eitʃ di/, it. /pi etʃ di/ s. ingl. [sigla del lat. mediev. Philosophiae Doctor dottore in filosofia , usato nel mondo anglosassone per designare il titolare di un dottorato in qualunque disciplina], usato in ital. al masch. (educ.) [corso di… …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • PhD — or Ph.D. abbrev. 〚L Philosophiae Doctor〛 Doctor of Philosophy * * * PhD abbr. Latin Philosophiae Doctor (Doctor of Philosophy). * * * …   Universalium

  • phD — sigla ES ingl. Philosophy Doctor, dottore in filosofia, titolo di specializzazione successivo alla laurea nelle università anglosassoni, equivalente alla libera docenza …   Dizionario italiano

  • PhD — ► ABBREVIATION ▪ Doctor of Philosophy. ORIGIN from Latin philosophiae doctor …   English terms dictionary

  • PhD — or Ph.D. abbrev. [L Philosophiae Doctor] Doctor of Philosophy …   English World dictionary

  • PhD — noun a doctorate usually based on at least 3 years graduate study and a dissertation; the highest degree awarded graduate study • Syn: ↑Ph.D. • Hypernyms: ↑Doctor of Philosophy * * * abbr. Doctor of Philosophy Origin: from Latin philosophiae… …   Useful english dictionary

  • PhD — Die Artikel Ph.D. und Doktor überschneiden sich thematisch. Hilf mit, die Artikel besser voneinander abzugrenzen oder zu vereinigen. Beteilige dich dazu an der Diskussion über diese Überschneidungen. Bitte entferne diesen Baustein erst nach… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • PhD. — Die Artikel Ph.D. und Doktor überschneiden sich thematisch. Hilf mit, die Artikel besser voneinander abzugrenzen oder zu vereinigen. Beteilige dich dazu an der Diskussion über diese Überschneidungen. Bitte entferne diesen Baustein erst nach… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • PhD — [[t]pi͟ː eɪtʃ di͟ː[/t]] PhDs also Ph.D. 1) N COUNT A PhD is a degree awarded to people who have done advanced research into a particular subject. PhD is an abbreviation for Doctor of Philosophy . He is more highly educated, with a PhD in… …   English dictionary

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