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degreed (not comparable)
- Having an academic degree.
2009 June 28, Andrew Nikiforuk, “A public tarring in Saudi Canada”, in Toronto Star:
- They insinuated that he had no credibility because he wasn't an industry cancer professional or a highly degreed expert.
1996 October 25, Adam Langer, “Political Gurus”, in Chicago Reader:
- It is presented as pure science, complete with charts, graphs, degreed academics from accredited institutions, and research data to back up its effectiveness--which is obviously how they believe it should be seen but also a handy way to avoid any pesky conflict between church and state.
1999 December 24, Edward McSweegan, “Address to the AAAS”, in Science, volume 286, number 5449, DOI:10.1126/science.286.5449.2462, pages 2462-2464:
- I have lived to witness the decline of my own class--the professional, degreed scientist--and the rise of the amateur: the curious, interconnected, data-mining amateur.
1992 April 24, Florence Hamlish Levinsohn, “The Picque of Women Voters”, in Chicago Reader:
- She has been a degreed paralegal for ten years, working for a suburban firm where she specializes in municipal law.