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grad

 (grăd)
n. Informal
1. A graduate of a school or college.
2. A student studying for a graduate degree, such as a PhD.

grad

(ɡræd)
n
(Education) informal a graduate

grad

(græd)

n. Informal.
a graduate.
[1870–75; by shortening]

grad.

1. gradient.
2. graduate.
3. graduated.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.grad - one-hundredth of a right angle
angular unit - a unit of measurement for angles
right angle - the 90 degree angle between two perpendicular lines
2.grad - a person who has received a degree from a school (high school or college or university)grad - a person who has received a degree from a school (high school or college or university)
Ivy Leaguer - a student or graduate at an Ivy League school
old boy - a former male pupil of a school
bookman, scholar, scholarly person, student - a learned person (especially in the humanities); someone who by long study has gained mastery in one or more disciplines
Translations

grad

[ˈgræd] n (mainly US)diplômé(e) m/f
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New grads are beginning to place more value on what big companies can offer, appreciating the resources and development experiences inherent in sizable organizations.
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More than 95 percent of grads who studied computer and information sciences, for example, were employed full time at the time of the survey and earned $72,600 on average.
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For twenty-five years the Edmonton Grads were the leaders in women's basketball, not only in Canada, but in the United States and Europe as well.
Watching the way the south of the country shut down under a barrage of Grads, one can only imagine what could happen to Israeli towns and cities if a war breaks out with Iran.
The eHealthInsurance survey reveals this to be an unpopular option with many parents who may want to encourage their new grads toward financial independence.
It was been immensely rewarding to see the GRADs grow in confidence, improve their employment prospects and for many of them go on to paid employment.
Grad rockets fired by Palestinians in Gaza pounded the port city of Ashdod and
Today helped me to know that there are many other new grads that also are having trouble finding employment.
The Grads were two goals to the good by half-time, indecision in the Santos box not helping their cause.