Juris Doctor


Ju·ris Doctor

noun \ˈjr-əs-\

Definition of JURIS DOCTOR

:  a degree conferred by a law school usually after three years of full-time study

Origin of JURIS DOCTOR

Latin, doctor of law
First Known Use: 1969

Rhymes with JURIS DOCTOR

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: jurisprude
Previous Word in the Dictionary: jurisdictive
All Words Near: Juris Doctor

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up Juris Doctor? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).