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- adj. Alternative form of at-grade.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. on the same level; -- said of the crossing of a railroad with another railroad or a highway, when they are on the same level at the point of crossing.
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Even as we continue to defend affirmative action as a useful, if limited, tool to expand opportunity to underrepresented minorities, we should consider spending a lot more of our political capital convincing America to make the investments needed to ensure that all children perform at grade level and graduate from high school-a goal that, if met, would do more than affirmative action to help those black and Latino children who need it the most.