master's

noun
mas·​ter's | \ ˈma-stərz How to pronounce master's (audio) \
plural master's

Definition of master's

: a master's degree

Examples of master's in a Sentence

She has a master's in biology.

First Known Use of master's

1939, in the meaning defined above

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“Master's.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/master%27s. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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