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Meaning of DIPLOMA

Pronunciation:  di'plowmu

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a document certifying the successful completion of a course of study

DIPLOMA is a 7 letter word that starts with D.


 Synonyms: sheepskin
 See Also: certificate, certification, credential, credentials, Higher National Diploma, HND



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Di*plo"ma\, n.; pl. {Diplomas}. [L., fr. Gr. ?, fr. ?
to double, fr. ? twofold. See {Double}.]
A letter or writing, usually under seal, conferring some
privilege, honor, or power; a document bearing record of a
degree conferred by a literary society or educational

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing or receiving a diploma in your dream, symbolizes completion and/or recognition for a job well done.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: affidavit, attestation, authority, authorization, bill of health, brevet, certificate, certificate of proficiency, certification, charter, concession, credential, deposition, franchise, grant, letters patent, liberty, navicert, notarized statement, note, patent, royal grant, sheepskin, sworn statement, testamur, testimonial, ticket, visa, vise, voucher, warrant, warranty, witness