honoris causa

Latin phrase

ho·​no·​ris cau·​sa hō-ˈnȯr-is-ˈkau̇-ˌsä How to pronounce honoris causa (audio)
: for the sake of honor : honorary
used especially in names of academic degrees

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“Honoris causa.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/honoris%20causa. Accessed 13 Jun. 2024.

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