diplomate

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noun dip·lo·mate \ˈdi-plə-ˌmāt\

Definition of diplomate

  1. :  a person who holds a diploma; especially :  a physician qualified to practice in a medical specialty by advanced training and experience in the specialty followed by passing an intensive examination by a national board of senior specialists

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First Known Use: 1879

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1879

First Known Use of diplomate

1879


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diplomate

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noun dip·lo·mate \ˈdip-lə-ˌmāt\

Medical Definition of diplomate

  1. :  one who holds a diploma; especially :  a physician qualified to practice in a medical specialty by advanced training and experience in the specialty followed by passing an intensive examination by a national board of senior specialists

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