Origin of Ph.D.

From the Latin word Philosophiae Doctor Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for phd

Contemporary Examples of phd

Historical Examples of phd

  • It was a great diversion from the late nights working on my PhD.

    Little Brother

    Cory Doctorow

  • Damn few of them got it from me, I'm happy to say, and those that did, knew more about the subject than most PhD's.


    Arthur Porges

British Dictionary definitions for phd


abbreviation for

Doctor of PhilosophyAlso: DPhil
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