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Douglas Hurd

/ (ˌdʌɡləs ˈhɜːd) /
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noun

British informal a third-class university degreeOften shortened to: Douglas

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Word Origin for Douglas Hurd

C20: from rhyming slang, after Douglas Hurd (born 1930), British Conservative politician
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