licentiate

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licentiate

a person who has received a formal attestation of professional competence to practise a certain profession or teach a certain skill or subject.
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The Veritable Records contain one reference to the classics licentiates and nine to the more prestigious literary licentiates so honored.
Siena conferred licentiates and doctorates (normally at the same time) on 1,288 individuals between 1516 and 1579, an average of 20 annually.
He earned licentiates in philosophy and theology from West Baden, a bachelor's degree and a master's in English from Loyola, and his doctorate in theology from the Gregorian University in Rome in 1957.
There are two levels of membership: associates and licentiates.
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