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Related / Similar Words: alumnus, alumna, alum, grad, calibrate, fine-tune

 

Definition:
  • a measuring instrument for measuring fluid volume; a glass container (cup or cylinder or flask) whose sides are marked with or divided into amounts;
  • a person who has received a degree from a school (high school or college or university);
  • make fine adjustments or divide into marked intervals for optimal measuring; "calibrate an instrument"; "graduate a cylinder";
  • confer an academic degree upon; "This school graduates 2,000 students each year";
  • receive an academic degree upon completion of one''s studies; "She graduated in 1990";

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    Hyponyms: graduated cylinder, Ivy Leaguer, old boy

     

    Derivational Morphology: calibrate, fine-tune, graduation, calibration, standardization, standardisation, commencement, commencement exercise, commencement ceremony, graduation exercise, alumnus, alumna, alum, grad

     

     
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