The definition of curriculum vitae is a document similar to a resume where you list your past educational and work experience and your job qualifications.(noun)
An example of a curriculum vitae is a document a professor prepares that explains the research he has done and the education he has undertaken.
See curriculum vitae in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L, course of life
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curriculum vi·taenoun pl. curricula vitae Abbr. CV
Origin: Latin curriculum vītae, the race of life : curriculum, course + vītae, genitive of vīta, life.
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