English - English Dictionary

grad: noun: gru00e6d

Few words

graduationthe successful completion of a program of study
degradationchanging to a lower state (a less respected state)
gradingevaluation of performance by assigning a grade or score; "what he disliked about teaching was all the grading he had to do"
gradingchanging the ground level to a smooth horizontal or gently sloping surface
gradationthe act of arranging in grades
graduationthe act of arranging in grades
gradingthe act of arranging in a graduated series
upgradethe act of improving something (especially machinery) by raising it to a higher grade (as by adding or replacing components); "the power plant received a new upgrade"
Tardigradain some classifications considered a separate phylum: microscopic arachnid-like invertebrates living in water or damp moss having 4 pairs of legs and instead of a mouth a pair of stylets or needle-like piercing organs connected with the pharynx
class Tardigradain some classifications considered a separate phylum: microscopic arachnid-like invertebrates living in water or damp moss having 4 pairs of legs and instead of a mouth a pair of stylets or needle-like piercing organs connected with the pharynx
tardigradean arthropod of the division Tardigrada
gradea variety of cattle produced by crossbreeding with a superior breed
Nycticebus tardigraduastocky lemur of southeastern Asia
plantigrade mammalan animal that walks with the entire sole of the foot touching the ground as e.g. bears and human beings
digitigrade mammalan animal that walks so that only the toes touch the ground as e.g. dogs and cats and horses
Centigrade thermometera thermometer calibrated in degrees centigrade
grade separationa crossing that uses an underpass or overpass
graduatea measuring instrument for measuring fluid volume; a glass container (cup or cylinder or flask) whose sides are marked with or divided into amounts
graduated cylindera cylindrical graduate
grade crossingintersection of a railway and a road on the same level; barriers close road when trains pass
upgradehardware that provides better performance than an earlier version did
gradualitythe quality of being gradual or of coming about by gradual stages
gradualnessthe quality of being gradual or of coming about by gradual stages
gradientthe property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the horizontal; "a five-degree gradient"
gradethe gradient of a slope or road or other surface; "the road had a steep grade"