Master of Science: Meaning and Definition of

Mas'ter of Sci'ence

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a master's degree given usually in a specific branch of the natural sciences, mathematics, or technology.
  2. a person who has been awarded this degree. Abbr.: M.S., M.Sc., S.M., Sc.M.
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