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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The student with the best grades who usually delivers an address at commencement.

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  • She was the class valedictorian.
  • Traditionally, in Vimy-Ridge-Canada, the valedictorian is the student in the graduating class with the highest marks.
  • Anyway, the reason I came to the word valedictorian today puts the lie to a valedictorian being the loneliest kid in the class.
  • Really, a white student, but a valedictorian, that is until now. for more
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