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Definition of Grade
GradeGrade Grade, n. [F. grade, L. gradus step, pace, grade, from
gradi to step, go. Cf. Congress, Degree, Gradus.]
1. A step or degree in any series, rank, quality, order;
relative position or standing; as, grades of military
rank; crimes of every grade; grades of flour.
They also appointed and removed, at their own
pleasure, teachers of every grade. --Buckle.
2. In a railroad or highway:
(a) The rate of ascent or descent; gradient; deviation
from a level surface to an inclined plane; -- usually
stated as so many feet per mile, or as one foot rise
or fall in so many of horizontal distance; as, a heavy
grade; a grade of twenty feet per mile, or of 1 in
(b) A graded ascending, descending, or level portion of a
road; a gradient.
3. (Stock Breeding) The result of crossing a native stock
with some better breed. If the crossbreed have more than
three fourths of the better blood, it is called high
At grade, on the same level; -- said of the crossing of a
railroad with another railroad or a highway, when they are
on the same level at the point of crossing.
Down grade, a descent, as on a graded railroad.
Up grade, an ascent, as on a graded railroad.
Equating for grades. See under Equate.
Grade crossing, a crossing at grade. GradeGrade Grade, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Graded; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To arrange in order, steps, or degrees, according to size,
quality, rank, etc.
2. To reduce to a level, or to an evenly progressive ascent,
as the line of a canal or road.
3. (Stock Breeding) To cross with some better breed; to
improve the blood of.
Grade Grade, n.
A harsh scraping or cutting; a grating.
The grade of hatchets fiercely thrown. On wigwam log,
and tree, and stone. --Whittier.
Meaning of Grade from wikipedia
(band), punk rock band Grades
(producer), British electronic dance music producer
and DJ Grading
(education), a teacher's...
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of ****essing the certainty
- Fifth grade
5 in some regions) is a year of education
in many nations. In the United
States, the fifth grade
is the fifth
and last school...
- IT Grade refers
to the International Tolerance Grade
of an industrial process defined
in ISO 286. This grade identifies
- has 14,500 listed places
I, 4,500 Grade
II* and 6,000 Grade
II) and 45% of all Grade
I listed buildings
- Second grade
(also called grade
to Year 3 in the UK) is a year of primary education
and the US. Second grade
is the second...
- Third grade
(also called grade
to Year 4 in the UK) is a year of primary education
in many countries. It is the third school
- climbing, mountaineering, and other climbing
give a grade
to a climbing route
to describe concisely
- Twelfth grade
year, or grade
12 is the final
year of secondary school
in most of North
America. In other regions
it is also equivalently
- Grade separation
is a method
of two or more surface transport
axes at different heights
) so that they will not disrupt
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