Meaning of ABD in English

ABD

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˌā-(ˌ)bē-ˈdē ]

noun

( plural ABDs also ABD's )

Etymology: a ll b ut d issertation

Date: 1965

: a doctoral candidate who has completed required courses and examinations but not a dissertation

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.