Doctor of Philosophy

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

From Latin philosophiae + doctor

Noun[edit]

Doctor of Philosophy (plural Doctors of Philosophy)

  1. A terminal research degree and one of the highest doctorates awarded by a university.

Usage notes[edit]

Despite its name, the subject studied is not necessarily related to philosophy.

Alternative forms[edit]

Translations[edit]