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grade point

n.
A point assigned to a course credit, as in a university, that corresponds to the letter grade made in a course.

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n.
a numerical equivalent of a letter grade that is multiplied by the number of credits for the course taken.
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Noun1.grade point - a numerical value assigned to a letter grade received in a course taken at a college or university multiplied by the number of credit hours awarded for the course
mark, score, grade - a number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance); "she made good marks in algebra"; "grade A milk"; "what was your score on your homework?"
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0 grade point average as freshman are eligible to receive up to $1,300 as a sophomore.
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