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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

grad*græd(n.)

  1. a graduate.

    Category: Informal

* Informal..

Origin of grad:

1870–75; by shortening

grad.

  1. gradient.

    Category: Math

  2. graduate.

  3. graduated.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. grad, grade(noun)

    one-hundredth of a right angle

  2. alumnus, alumna, alum, graduate, grad(noun)

    a person who has received a degree from a school (high school or college or university)

Wiktionary

  1. grad(Noun)

    Short form of graduate.

  2. grad(Noun)

    gradian

  3. grad(Noun)

    Short form of graduation.

Freebase

  1. Gradian

    The gradian is a unit of plane angle, equivalent to ¹⁄₄₀₀ of a turn. It is also known as gon, grad, or grade. One grad equals ⁹⁄₁₀ of a degree or ⁄₂₀₀ of a radian. In continental Europe, the French term centigrade was in use for one hundredth of a grad, and the term myriograde was in use for one ten-thousandth of a grad. This was one reason for the adoption of the term Celsius to replace centigrade as the name of the temperature scale.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

degree(noun)

(an) amount or extent

There is still a degree of uncertainty; The degree of skill varies considerably from person to person.

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