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Meaning of “MD” in the English Dictionary

"MD" in British English

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MDnoun [C]

uk   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 ​yourproposal.
  • 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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