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low-grade

(lō′grād′)
adj.
1. Of inferior grade or quality: low-grade merchandise.
2. Reduced in degree or intensity: a low-grade fever.

low-grade

adj
1. inferior
2. lesser in rank, intensity, or degree

low′-grade′



adj.
1. of inferior grade or quality.
2. being close to the low end of a range of measurement: a low-grade fever.
[1875–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.low-grade - of inferior quality
inferior - of low or inferior quality

low-grade

adjective inferior, bad, poor, duff (informal), not good enough, second-rate, substandard, low-rent (informal, chiefly U.S.), two-bit (U.S. & Canad. slang), poxy (slang), dime-a-dozen (informal), piss-poor (slang), chickenshit (U.S. slang), bush-league (Austral. & N.Z. informal), not up to snuff (informal), tinhorn (U.S. slang), of a sort or of sorts undrinkable low-grade wine

low-grade

adjective
Translations

low-grade

[ˈləʊˌgreɪd] ADJde baja calidad

low-grade

[ˈləuˌgreɪd] adjdi qualità inferiore
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I suppose the "Fremersberg" is a very low-grade music; I know, indeed, that it MUST be low-grade music, because it delighted me, warmed me, moved me, stirred me, uplifted me, enraptured me, that I was full of cry all the time, and mad with enthusiasm.
Possibly the severest struggle was waged on Ophir, the veriest of moose-pastures, whose low-grade dirt was valuable only because of its vastness.
Her voice was hard, and the expression on her face suggested that in her estimation he was a particularly low-grade worm, one of the submerged tenth of the worm world.
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A theory with clinical implications In their paper, the researchers review the evidence suggesting a direct link between inflammation and a lack of motivation, and they also propose a computational method of assessing the impact of chronic, low-grade inflammation on the amount of energy that the brain expends on behaviours driven by self-motivation.
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Paediatric low-grade glioma is the most common brain tumour in children and can often be treated with surgery alone.
With the increase in ethylene production in Iran's South Pars Gas Complex, a part of the excess ethylene (about 90,000 tons) will be transported to Andimeshk through a pipeline, and the plant, currently under construction, will produce oxide ethylene and low-grade petrochemical industry products.
In the 14 patients in whom surgeons did not see any fluorescence, seven tumours were found to be low-grade gliomas while the other seven could not be assessed.
Because of the importance of the low-grade wood market to forestland owners and the forest products industry--and indeed to sustainable management of forests--we encourage lawmakers to vote to override.

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