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licentiate

 [li-sen´she-āt]
one holding a license from an authorized agency giving the right to practice a particular profession.

licentiate

/li·cen·ti·ate/ (li-sen´she-āt) one holding a license from an authorized agency giving the right to practice a particular profession.

licentiate

(lī-sen′shē-ăt) [L. licentiare, to authorize, license]
1. One who practices a profession by the authority granted by a license.
2. In some countries, a medical practitioner who has no medical degree.

licentiate

a person holding a license from an authorized agency entitling him/her to practice a particular profession.
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Hernan, a Physical Education Licenciate, started his business seven years ago, looking for personal growth and convinced that innovation and customer focus are key ingredients for success.
15] Unlike the licentia exercise, the doctoral examination was attended by the rector, who though not an academic official was the highest-ranking university authority, and whose presence gave the doctoral ceremony an even more formal, public flavor than the licenciate exercise.
Prior degrees: Licenciate in Forest Sciences, Universidad de Talca, 1990; Master of Sciences, Oregon State University 1994.