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Master of Science

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noun

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

noun

a postgraduate degree, usually in science, or the holder of this degreeAbbreviation: MSc
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