from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- abbr. general equivalency diploma
- abbr. general educational development
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- The GED® mark is a branded term and registered trademark owned by the American Council on Education for a battery of tests derived from the original coined phrase “tests of General Educational Development.” Passing the GED® test is recognized by all fifty states and the District of Columbia as a method of obtaining a high school equivalency credential, a substitute for a high school diploma, for people who dropped out of high school or were homeschooled.
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