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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A system of grading whereby the traditional letter grades are replaced with indication of success or non success.

Usage examples (33)
  • As I said before, Senator, that's the pass-fail grade.
  • The spotty attendance gave it the look of a pass-fail class.
  • "I don't think there is a pass-fail on the stress test," a government official said.
  • And so it is the pass-fail grade for CIA, for the D.I., for the intelligence community. for more
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