gradationally
adverb see gradation

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • gradationally — See gradational. * * * …   Universalium

  • gradationally — adv. gradually, stage after stage; during a gradual change …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gradationally — gra·da·tion·al·ly …   English syllables

  • gradationally — adverb see gradation * * * gradāˈtionally adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑grade …   Useful english dictionary

  • gradation — noun Date: 1549 1. a. a series forming successive stages b. a step or place in an ordered scale 2. an advance by regular degrees 3. a gradual passing from one tint or shade to another 4. the act or process of grading 5. ablaut • gradational… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • gradation — gradational, adj. gradationally, adv. /gray day sheuhn/, n. 1. any process or change taking place through a series of stages, by degrees, or in a gradual manner. 2. a stage, degree, or grade in such a series. 3. the passing of one tint or shade… …   Universalium

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  • gradation — [grə deɪʃ(ə)n] noun 1》 a scale of successive changes, stages, or degrees.     ↘a stage in such a scale. 2》 a minute change from one shade, tone, or colour to another. 3》 Linguistics another term for ablaut. Derivatives gradate verb gradational… …   English new terms dictionary

  • gradation — /grəˈdeɪʃən / (say gruh dayshuhn) noun 1. any process or change taking place through a series of stages, by degrees, or gradually. 2. a stage, degree, or grade in such a series. 3. the passing of one tint or shade of colour to another, or one… …   Australian English dictionary

  • gradation — [grā dā′shən, grədā shən] n. [Fr < L gradatio < gradatus, having steps or grades < gradus: see GRADE] 1. the act or process of forming or arranging in grades, stages, or steps 2. a gradual change by steps or stages from one condition,… …   English World dictionary

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