high-grade


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high-grade

(hī′grād′)
adj.
Of superior grade or quality.

high-grade

adj
of a higher than average standard or quality

high-grade

(ˈhaɪˈgreɪd)

adj., v. -grad•ed, -grad•ing. adj.
1. of excellent or superior quality.
2. (of ore) yielding a large amount of the metal for which it is mined.
v.t.
3. to steal (rich ore) from a mine.
[1875–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.high-grade - surpassing in qualityhigh-grade - surpassing in quality; "top-grade ore"
best - (superlative of `good') having the most positive qualities; "the best film of the year"; "the best solution"; "the best time for planting"; "wore his best suit"

high-grade

adjective
Well above average:
Translations

high-grade

[ˈhaɪˈgreɪd] ADJde calidad superior
References in classic literature ?
The great crowd which the "Fremersberg" had called out was another evidence that it was low-grade music; for only the few are educated up to a point where high-grade music gives pleasure.
Also I made pores for porous plasters and high-grade holes for doughnuts and buttons.
The same man who will pay six prices for the best seed-corn, and who will allow nothing but high-grade cattle in his barn, will at the same time be content with the shabbiest and flimsiest telephone service, without offering any other excuse than that it is cheap.
"Oh, you're a high-grade machine, with the writing in plain sight," the Philadelphian yawned.
Few things are more satisfactory to me than a high-grade Berkshire or Poland China pig.
Channel sampling along the walls of the historical tunnel, originally opened by artisanal miners, returned a high-grade silver zone containing 6 m at 232 g/t Ag.
Savannah is a 65 per cent shareholder in the Omani company Al Fairuz Mining, the holder of the Block 5 Exploration Licence which includes these two high-grade deposits.
Within the high-grade gold intersections, accessory galena associated with significant sulphide contents has been identified in the RC rock chips.
The company also returned a further broad high-grade lithium intersection of up to 744 mg/l lithium from hole eight, which confirmed a lateral brine extension and high-grade continuity in July.
The East Africa-focused exploration company said the second phase of Bauhinia Creek drilling campaign at New Luika intersected high-grade mineralisation over significant widths, providing evidence of continuity of the orebody to the west of Bauhinia Creek Central where high-grade results were intercepted in May.
Previous drilling at Striker West returned several high-grade gold intervals (20 - 105 g/t gold).

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