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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A variety of cattle produced by crossbreeding with a superior breed; A position on a scale of intensity or amount or quality. Also: A mark that a student is given for their work or for an examination.

Usage examples (44)
  • What grade did you get in Geometry class?
  • A moderate grade of intelligence
  • grade A milk
  • Lumber of the highest grade for more
Tutoring comment
  • The beauty school student received a failing "grade" (a mark indicating a level of accomplishment) when she "grayed" (to have made gray) her model's blonde hair.
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