Definitions for postgraduatepoʊstˈgrædʒ u ɪt, -ˌeɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

post•grad•u•atepoʊstˈgrædʒ u ɪt, -ˌeɪt(adj.)

  1. of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or consisting of postgraduates:

    a postgraduate seminar.

    Category: Education

  2. (n.)a student who is taking advanced work after graduation, as from a high school or college.

    Category: Education

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. graduate student, grad student, postgraduate(adj)

    a student who continues studies after graduation

  2. graduate(a), postgraduate(adj)

    of or relating to studies beyond a bachelor's degree

    "graduate courses"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. postgraduate(adjective)ʊstˈgrædʒ u ɪt, -ˌeɪt


    a postgraduate degree

  2. postgraduate(noun)ʊstˈgrædʒ u ɪt, -ˌeɪt

    graduate student


  1. postgraduate(Noun)

    A person continuing to study in a field after having successfully completed a degree course.

  2. postgraduate(Adjective)

    Those studies which take place after having successfully completed a degree course.

Translations for postgraduate

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