Definitions for graduatedˈgrædʒ uˌeɪ tɪd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

grad•u•at•edˈgrædʒ uˌeɪ tɪd(adj.)

  1. characterized by or arranged in degrees, as according to height, depth, or difficulty.

  2. marked with divisions or units of measurement.

    Category: Weights and Measures

  3. (of a tax) increasing along with the taxable base:

    a graduated income tax.

    Category: Business

Origin of graduated:

1645–55

Princeton's WordNet

  1. calibrated, graduated(adj)

    marked with or divided into degrees

    "a calibrated thermometer"

  2. gradational, gradatory, graduated(adj)

    taking place by degrees

Wiktionary

  1. graduated(Adjective)

    In steps.

  2. graduated(Adjective)

    Having a university degree; having completed training.

  3. graduated(Adjective)

    Marked with graduations.

  4. graduated(Adjective)

    Arranged by grade, level, degree.

  5. graduated(Adjective)

    Increasing in rate with the taxable base.

  6. graduated(Adjective)

    Of a tail, having successively longer feathers towards the middle.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Graduated

    of Graduate

  2. Graduated(adj)

    marked with, or divided into, degrees; divided into grades

  3. Graduated(adj)

    tapered; -- said of a bird's tail when the outer feathers are shortest, and the others successively longer

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