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diplomate Syllabification: dip·lo·mate
Pronunciation: /ˈdipləˌmāt/

Definition of diplomate in English:


chiefly US
A person who holds a diploma, especially a doctor certified as a specialist by a board of examiners.
Example sentences
  • He is a diplomate of the American Board of Psychological Specialties.
  • A diplomate of the American Board of Preventive Medicine, Nicogossian is also a Fellow of the American College of Preventive Medicine, American College of Physicians and Aerospace Medical Association.
  • Vasquez is an APA fellow of several APA divisions, a member of Divs. 31 and 44 and is a diplomate of the American Board of Professional Psychology.
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