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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A college or university student who has not yet received a bachelor's or similar degree.
  • adj. Of, relating to, or characteristic of undergraduates: undergraduate courses; undergraduate humor.
  • adj. Having the standing of an undergraduate: an undergraduate transfer student.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A student at a university who has not yet received a degree.
  • adj. Of, relating to, or being an undergraduate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to an undergraduate, or the body of undergraduates.
  • n. A member of a university or a college who has not taken his first degree; a student in any school who has not completed his course. Contrasted with graduate student.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A student or member of a university or college who has not taken his first degree.
  • Of or pertaining to an undergraduate, or undergraduates collectively: as, undergraduate studies.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a university student who has not yet received a first degree

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