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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (title of doctor)
a. doctorate
Conseguí el doctorado tras varios años escribiendo la tesis.I got my doctorate after several years writing my thesis.
b. PhD
Para optar a este puesto de trabajo tienes que tener el doctorado.You need a PhD to apply for this position.
2. (studies)
a. doctorate
Empecé el doctorado hace tres años y espero terminarlo el año que viene.I started my doctorate three years ago and hope to finish next year.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. doctorate
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doctorate; PhD
estudiante de doctorado PhD student
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