doctorate
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doctorate(
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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. (education)
a. el doctorado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The university gave the physicists honorary doctorates.La universidad concedió doctorados honorarios a los físicos.
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doctorate
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (university)
a. el doctorado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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doctorate [ˈdɒktərɪt]
noun
doctorado (m)
note See culture box in entry degree.
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
doctorar
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doctorar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to confer a doctorate on
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
2. (general)
a. to get one's doctorate
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doctorar
transitive verb
to confer a doctorate on
pronominal verb
doctorarse to receive o get one's PhD o doctorate
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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