from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An academic degree conferred by a college or university upon those who complete the undergraduate curriculum. Also called baccalaureate.
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- n. an academic degree conferred on someone who has successfully completed undergraduate studies
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Charlotte Bloomberg , nee Rubens, earned a bachelor's degree in accounting from New York University in 1929.