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Phi Beta Kappa

Phi Beta Kappa (in the US) an honorary society of undergraduates and some graduates to which members are elected on the basis of high academic achievement. The name comes from the initial letters of a Greek motto philosophia biou kubernētēs ‘philosophy is the guide to life’.

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Phi Beta Kappa

Phi Beta Kappa: see fraternity.

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