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English definition of “postgraduate”

postgraduate

adjective [before noun]     /ˌpəʊstˈɡrædʒ.u.ət/ US  /ˌpoʊstˈɡrædʒ.u-/ (mainly US graduate)
describes university studies or students at a more advanced level than a first degree: postgraduate studies/research a postgraduate degree in microbiologyQualifications in higher education
(Definition of postgraduate adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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