Degree

  • 21degree — noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French degré, from Vulgar Latin *degradus, from Latin de + gradus Date: 13th century 1. a step or stage in a process, course, or order of classification < advanced by degrees > 2 …

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  • 22degree — 01. Her mother has a [degree] in Behavioral Psychology. 02. She got a good job in advertising after completing her [degree] in graphic design. 03. Millard Fuller once said that it s not your blue blood, your pedigree or your college [degree]; it&#8230; …

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  • 23Degree — (Roget s Thesaurus) &GT;Relative quantity. &LT; N PARAG:Degree &GT;N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 degree degree grade extent measure amount ratio stint standard height pitch Sgm: N 1 reach reach …

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  • 24degree — de•gree [[t]dɪˈgri[/t]] n. 1) any of a series of steps or stages, as in a process or course of action; a point in any scale 2) cvb a stage or point in or as if in progression or retrogression: We followed the degrees of her recovery with joy[/ex] …

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  • 25degree — /dəˈgri / (say duh gree) noun 1. a step or stage in an ascending or descending scale, or in a course or process. 2. Genetics, Law, etc. a certain distance or remove in the line of descent or consanguinity. 3. a stage in a scale of rank or&#8230; …

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  • 26degree — n. 1 a stage in an ascending or descending scale, series, or process. 2 a stage in intensity or amount (to a high degree; in some degree). 3 relative condition (each is good in its degree). 4 Math. a unit of measurement of angles, one ninetieth&#8230; …

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  • 27degree*/*/*/ — [dɪˈgriː] noun 1) [C] a unit for measuring temperature, that is often shown as a number followed by the symbol ° It will probably be a few degrees colder by the weekend.[/ex] 2) [C] a unit for measuring angles, that is often shown as a number&#8230; …

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  • 28degree — градус c degree градус по Цельсию degree c градус по Цельсию zero degree нулевой градус color degree градус цветности degree celsius градус по Цельсию …

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  • 29Degree — A man s degree was his rank or station in the medieval world. Magnates disputed precedence at the highest level in the king s household, when the higher ranked had better access to the king. Degree determined where one sat at the king s table if&#8230; …

    Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • 30degree — 1. One of the divisions on the scale of a measuring instrument such as a thermometer, barometer, etc. See Comparative Temperature Scales appendix. See scale. 2. The 360th part of the circumference of a circle. 3. A position or …

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  • 31degree — noun 1) to a high degree Syn: level, standard, grade, mark; amount, extent, measure; magnitude, intensity, strength; proportion, ratio 2) she completed her degree in three years Syn …

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  • 32degree — Extent, measure or scope of an action, condition or relation. Legal extent of guilt or negligence. Title conferred on graduates of school, college, or university. The state or civil condition of a person. The grade or distance one thing may be&#8230; …

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  • 33degree — Extent, measure or scope of an action, condition or relation. Legal extent of guilt or negligence. Title conferred on graduates of school, college, or university. The state or civil condition of a person. The grade or distance one thing may be&#8230; …

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  • 34degree — See: TO A DEGREE, TO THE NTH DEGREE …

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  • 35degree — See: TO A DEGREE, TO THE NTH DEGREE …

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  • 36degree — See: to a degree, to the nth degree …

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  • 37degree — noun 1》 the amount, level, or extent to which something happens or is present. 2》 a unit of measurement of angles, equivalent to one ninetieth of a right angle. (Symbol: °) 3》 a unit in any of various scales of temperature, intensity, or hardness …

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  • 38degree — noun a) An individual step, or stage, in any process or scale of values. Master, we knowe that thou sayest, and teachest ryght, nether considerest thou eny mannes degre, but techest the waye of god truely. b) A stage of rank or privilege; social&#8230; …

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  • 39degree — See degree, extent …

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  • 40degree — Synonyms and related words: AA, AB, AM, Associate of Arts, BS, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Divinity, Bachelor of Science, DD, DDS, Doctor of Divinity, Doctor of Laws, Doctor of Letters, Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Music, Doctor of Philosophy …

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