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

  • n. Informal A graduate of a school or college.
  • n. Informal A student studying for a graduate degree, such as a PhD.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Short form of graduate.
  • n. Short form of graduation.
  • abbr. gradian

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In petrography, in the quantitative system of classification (1902) (see rock), a division of igneous rocks lower than the subrang.
  • n. A graduate.
  • n. An abbreviation of the Latin gradatim, by degrees.

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

  • n. one-hundredth of a right angle
  • n. a person who has received a degree from a school (high school or college or university)


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