grade

  1. a body of students who are taught together
  2. one-hundredth of a right angle
  3. a number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance)
  4. the height of the ground on which something stands
  5. a position on a scale of intensity or amount or quality
  6. the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the horizontal
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Grade

- Brightness is the determining factor for a paper's grade number. The higher the brightness, the lower the grade number (e.g., the best offset papers are called Premium Number 1).
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- Ground level, or the elevation at any given point. Also the work of leveling dirt. Also the designated quality of a manufactured piece of wood.
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(from the article `cancer`) A major factor governing the choice of therapy is the grade and stage of the tumour. In many cases grading and staging schemes can help to predict ...
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(from the article `chordate`) ...system, each group must correspond to a single lineage (clade) composed of the common ancestor and all of its descendants. A group that does not ...
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(from the article `mining`) The concentration of a valuable mineral within an ore is often referred to as its grade. Grade may exhibit considerable variation throughout a ...
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[adj] - at surface level 2. [adj] - (of domestic animals) improved by selective breeding 3. [n] - a relative position or degree of value in a graded group 4. [n] - the height of the ground on which something stands 5. [n] - the gradient of a slope or road or other surface 6. [v] - level to the right gradient 7. [v] - ...
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• (v. t.) To reduce to a level, or to an evenly progressive ascent, as the line of a canal or road. • (n.) A graded ascending, descending, or level portion of a road; a gradient. • (n.) The result of crossing a native stock with some better breed. If the crossbreed have more than three fourths of the better blood, it is called high g...
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grade

noun the height of the ground on which something stands; `the base of the tower was below grade`
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grade

gradation noun a degree of ablaut
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[bouldering] In the sport of bouldering, problems are assigned technical grades according to several established systems, which are often distinct from those used in roped climbing. Bouldering grade systems in wide use include the Hueco `V` grades (known as the V-scale), Fontainebleau technical grades, route colors, Peak District grades, an...
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[climbing] In rock climbing, mountaineering and other climbing disciplines, climbers give a grade to a climbing route that concisely describes the difficulty and danger of climbing the route. Different aspects of climbing each have their own grading system, and many different nationalities developed their own, distinctive grading systems. T...
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[consulting] In information technology consulting, a grade aims to explicitly recognize a certain professional level, both within the organization and to customer organizations. A grade is separated from a place in the line hierarchy of a company, it underlines the very possibility of recognizing a person (top) level without being necessari...
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[evoltuion] Tamworth is a city in the New England region of New South Wales, Australia. ...
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[slope] The grade (also called slope, incline, gradient, pitch or rise) of a physical feature, landform or constructed line refers to the tangent of the angle of that surface to the horizontal. It is a special case of the gradient in calculus where zero indicates gravitational level. A larger number indicates higher or steeper degree of `ti...
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Grade noun [ French grade , Latin gradus step, pace, grade, from gradi to step, go. Confer Congress , Degree , Gradus .] 1. A step or degree in any series, rank, quality, order; relative position or standing; as, grades of military rank; crime...
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Grade transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Graded ; present participle & verbal noun Grading .] 1. To arrange in order, steps, or degrees, according to size, quality, rank, etc. 2. To reduce to a level, or to an ...
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GRADE

a sheep that has only one purebred parent and one scrub parent.
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A description of a tumor based on how abnormal the cancer cells look under a microscope and how quickly the tumor is likely to grow and spread. Grading systems are different for each type of cancer.
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A food industry classification system or standard that indicates a quality level, such as, Grade A, Prime, or Extra Fancy.
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A grade (also called a paraphyletic group) consists of a common ancestor and some, but not all, of its descendants. These are incomplete groups based primarily on physical characteristics rather than directly on evolutionary relationships. An example of a paraphyletic group is the dinosaurs (without including the birds).
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A harsh scraping or cutting; a grating. 'The grade of hatchets fiercely thrown. On wigwam log, and tree, and stone.' (Whittier) ... 1. A step or degree in any series, rank, quality, order; relative position or standing; as, grades of military rank; crimes of every grade; grades of flour. 'They also appointed and removed, at their own pleasure, teac...
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A horse that has only a small amount of recognizable breeding,[118] or none at all. Generally an unregistered and unregisterable animal.[119] Not to be confused with crossbred, above.
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A level at which a game or competition is played, based on age (e.g., Senior, Minor), ability (e.g. Senior, Junior), gender, etc. See Senior, Under-21 and Minor. A grade can also be split further, e.g. Senior A, Senior B.
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Grade

a measure of quality (n).
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