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Definition of Grades
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 Grades from wikipedia
(band), punk rock band Grades
(producer), British electronic dance music producer
and DJ Grading
(education), a teacher's...
is the attempt
to apply standardized measurements
of varying levels
in a course. Grades
can be ****igned as letters...
- and the Society
of Automotive Engineers
(SAE). American steel grades
: AISI/SAE steel grades standard British Standards International Organization
- Academic grading
in the United States commonly takes
on the form of five, six or seven letter grades
. Traditionally, the grades
are A+, A, A−, B+, B, B−...
- and allowances. Pay grades
(E), warrant officer
(W), and officer
pay grades begin
at E-1 and end...
- tolerance grades
are a group
for linear sizes characterized
by a common
identifier. For SI measurements, a system
of tolerance grades
- completed, and climbers realized
of the upper grades
was required. Letter grades
at 5.10 and above
- A grader
, also commonly referred
to as a road grader
, motor grader
, or simply
a blade, is a form of heavy equipment
with a long blade
used to create
was briefly renamed Ontario Academic Credit
(OAC), before being phased
out, leaving Grade
12 as the final
12 and 13...
- beds are often described
, but typically grades
are used for human-made surfaces
such as roads, landscape grading
, roof pitches, railroads, aqueducts...
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