curriculum vitae

noun cur·ric·u·lum vi·tae \kə-ˈri-kyə-ləm-ˈvē-ˌtī, -kə-ləm-, -ˈwē-ˌtī, -ˈvī-ˌtē\

: a short document that describes your education, work experience, etc.

plural cur·ric·u·la vitae \-lə-\

Full Definition of CURRICULUM VITAE

:  a short account of one's career and qualifications prepared typically by an applicant for a position


Latin, course of (one's) life
First Known Use: 1902

Other Business Terms

amortize, caveat emptor, clearinghouse, divest, due diligence, emolument, green-collar, marque, overhead, perquisite


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