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doctoratenoun [C]

 us   /ˈdɑk·tər·ət/
one of the highest-ranking degrees given by a university: He earned a doctorate at the University of Chicago.
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doctoratenoun [C]

uk   /ˈdɒk.tər.ət/  us   /ˈdɑːk.tɚ.ət/ (US doctor's degree)
the highest degree from a university: She has a doctorate in physics from Yale.
doctoral
adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈdɒk.tər.əl/  us   /ˈdɑːk.tɚ.əl/
a doctoral dissertation
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Translations of “doctorate”
in Arabic دُكتوراة…
in Korean 박사 학위…
in Portuguese doutorado…
in Catalan doctorat…
in Japanese 博士号…
in Chinese (Simplified) 博士学位…
in Turkish doktora derecesi…
in Russian докторская степень…
in Chinese (Traditional) 博士學位…
in Italian dottorato…
in Polish doktorat…
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