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Definition of Licentiate
LicentiateLicentiate Li*cen"ti*ate (l[-i]*s[e^]n"sh[i^]*[asl]t or
-sh[asl]t; 106), n. [LL. licentiatus, fr. licentiare to allow
to do anything, fr. L. licentia license. See License, n.]
1. One who has a license to exercise a profession; as, a
licentiate in medicine or theology.
The college of physicians, in July, 1687, published
an edict, requiring all the fellows, candidates, and
licentiates, to give gratuitous advice to the
neighboring poor. --Johnson.
2. A friar authorized to receive confessions and grant
absolution in all places, independently of the local
clergy. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
3. One who acts without restraint, or takes a liberty, as if
having a license therefor. [Obs.] --Bp. Hall.
4. On the continent of Europe, a university degree
intermediate between that of bachelor and that of doctor.
Meaning of Licentiate from wikipedia
Law, Roman Catholic Church Licentiate
of the Church
of Scotland Licentiate
Theology, Roman Catholic Church Licentiate
- A licentiate
is a degree below
that of a PhD given
in some countries. In others, for example almost
in the European
- The Licentiate
of Arts is a degree roughly equivalent
to the completion
of half the coursework required
for a doctoral dissertation
in arts. The academic...
of Sacred Theology
(STL) is the second cycle
of a faculty
of theology offered
by pontifical universities
in Medical Practice
in some instances) is a medical degree
of historical importance
in England, Edinburgh, Glasgow, and Ireland award
Surgery) degrees. In the United
States, at least three
- The Licentiate
or the Licence
(LTh is the usual
abbreviation) is a theological qualification commonly awarded
- Quebec civil
the LL.L. (Latin Legum
of Laws), to distinguish
it from the first degree
- part of the subject. National examples
of the licentiate
(degree) A licentiate
is an academic degree
- that there
are two types
of post graduate
theses: licentiate thesis
and PhD dissertation. A licentiate degree
"half a PhD" in terms
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