doctor of laws

Legal Definition of doctor of laws

: an honorary law degree — compare doctor of the science of law, juris doctor, master of laws

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doctor of laws

doctor of the science of law

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“Doctor of laws.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/doctor%20of%20laws. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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