from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The average grade earned by a student, figured by dividing the grade points earned by the number of credits attempted.
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- n. A method of computing a numerical value for letter grades received in school by assigning each a numeric value and averaging the numbers.
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- n. a measure of a student's academic achievement at a college or university; calculated by dividing the total number of grade points received by the total number attempted
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"I pledge at this very moment, on this cut of meat, to take my two-point-five grade point average and enroll at Harvard."