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"MD" in British English

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MDnoun [C]

uk   /ˌemˈdiː/  us   /ˌemˈdiː/
  • MD noun [C] (DOCTOR)

US abbreviation for Doctor of Medicine: a degree that someone must have to work as a doctor, or a person who has this degree: Stephen Day, MD
  • MD noun [C] (MANAGER)

UK abbreviation for managing director : You should talk to the MD about your proposal.
  • MD noun [C] (ADDRESS)

written abbreviation for the US state of Maryland: used in addresses
(Definition of MD from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"MD" in Business English

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MDnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˌemˈdiː/ WORKPLACE
abbreviation for managing director
(Definition of MD from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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