Master of Science

  1. a master's degree given usually in a specific branch of the natural sciences, mathematics, or technology.

  2. a person who has been awarded this degree. Abbreviation: M.S., M.Sc., S.M., Sc.M.

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Origin of Master of Science

First recorded in 1900–05

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British Dictionary definitions for Master of Science

Master of Science

  1. a postgraduate degree, usually in science, or the holder of this degree: Abbreviation: MSc

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