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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who has received a diploma, especially a physician certified as a specialist by a board of examiners.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A professional who has earned a diploma.
  • v. To give a diploma to.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To invest with a title or privilege by diploma.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To invest with a title or privilege by a diploma; diploma.
  • n. One who holds a diploma.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. medical specialist whose competence has been certified by a diploma granted by an appropriate professional group

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