Curriculum Vitae

curriculum vitae

kʌˈrɪkjʊləm ˈviːtʌɪ/

noun: curriculum vitae (CV); plural noun: curricula vitae or curricula vitarum (CVs)
  1. a brief account of a person’s education, qualifications, and previous occupations, typically sent with a job application.
Origin: Latin, early 20th century: Latin, ‘course of life’.