Simple Definition of curriculum vitae
: a short document that describes your education, work experience, etc.
Full Definition of curriculum vitae
plural cur·ric·u·la vitae play \-lə-\
: a short account of one's career and qualifications prepared typically by an applicant for a position
Origin of curriculum vitae
Latin, course of (one's) life
First Known Use: 1902
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