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 (ŭn′dər-grăd′) Informal
An undergraduate.


(Education) informal a short form of undergraduate


(ˈʌn dərˌgræd)

Informal. an undergraduate.
[1825–30; by shortening]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.undergrad - a university student who has not yet received a first degreeundergrad - a university student who has not yet received a first degree
co-ed, college girl - a female student at a coeducational college or university
college boy, college man, collegian - a student (or former student) at a college or university
lowerclassman, underclassman - an undergraduate who is not yet a senior
senior - an undergraduate student during the year preceding graduation


[ˈʌndərgræd] nétudiant(e) m/f de premier cycle
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