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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Doctorate  \Doc"tor*ate\,  n.  [Cf.  F.  doctorat.] 
  The  degree,  title,  or  rank,  of  a  doctor. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Doctorate  \Doc"tor*ate\,  v.  t. 
  To  make  one  a  doctor. 
 
  He  was  bred  .  .  .  in  Oxford  and  there  doctorated.  -- 
  Fuller. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  doctorate 
  n  :  one  of  the  highest  academic  degrees  conferred  by  a 
  university  [syn:  {doctor's  degree}] 




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