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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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She began her musical career on the piano and later went on to obtain Associate and Licenciate diplomas from the London College of Music.
Sotatapahtumat ja niiden poliittinen merkitys" (Study for Licenciate degree, Tampere University, 1969), 101.
Prior degrees: Licenciate in Forest Sciences, Universidad de Talca, 1990; Master of Sciences, Oregon State University 1994.
Burgelman holds a licenciate degree in Applied Economics from Antwerp University as well as a M.
In the interim, he was ordained in 1980, and earned a licenciate of sacred theology from the Jesuit School of Theology in Berkeley in 1985 and a doctorate in theology from the North American College in Rome in 1987.