Origin of Ph.D.
From the Latin word Philosophiae Doctor
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Examples from the Web for phd
He also bragged about earning a PhD, a point Smerconish did not question.The Price of Steve Scalise’s Silence
January 7, 2015
Even his nametag played up his dweeby nature, labeling him “Mr. Gruber, PhD.”Obamacare Architect: I Wanted to Sound Smart
December 9, 2014
Throughout her life, she faced public ridicule, legal persecution and, eventually, redemption through a PhD in clinical sexology.Whip It: Secrets of a Dominatrix
November 25, 2014
“It is impossible by elections to choose normal people,” argues Yoram Gat, an Israeli software engineer with a PhD in statistics.Is It Time to Take a Chance on Random Representatives?
November 8, 2014
The son of Taiwanese immigrants, he grew up in California and earned his PhD in neuroscience at Stanford.Meet the One Numbers-Cruncher Who Foresees Democrats Holding the Senate
September 16, 2014
- Doctor of PhilosophyAlso: DPhil
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