LLD


LLD
noun
an honorary law degree
Syn: ↑Doctor of Laws
Hypernyms: ↑honorary degree, ↑honoris causa

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abbreviation or noun (-s)
Etymology: New Latin legum doctor
: a doctor of laws

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abbrev
Legum doctor (Latin), Doctor of Laws

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LLD UK [ˌel el ˈdiː] US [ˌel el ˈdi] noun [countable] [singular LLD plural LLDs]
Doctor of Laws: a high-level degree in law
Thesaurus: degrees and other academic qualificationshyponym

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abbr. Doctor of Laws
Origin:
from Latin legum doctor

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LLD 8 [LLD] (BrE) (NAmE LL.D) [ˌel el ˈdiː] [ˌel el ˈdiː] noun
the abbreviation for ‘Doctor of Laws’ (the highest university degree in law)

She's an LLD.

He received his LLD from Aberdeen University.


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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