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DSc1

Syllabification: DSc
Pronunciation: /ˌdēˌesˈsē
 
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abbreviation

Doctor of Science.
Example sentences
  • She obtained a Ph.D in plastic surgery from Madras University in 1979 and was the first to obtain a DSc for her work on nutritional management.
  • In 1973 he received a DSc from Findlay University and was a professor at the Institute of Environmental Studies and director of the Water Resources Center at the University of Illinois until his 1994 retirement.
  • In addition he was awarded an honorary DSc from the universities of Bath, Brunel, and Liverpool.

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Syllabification: DSC

abbreviation

Distinguished Service Cross, (in the US) an Army decoration for heroism in combat or (in the UK) a decoration for distinguished active service at sea.

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