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GPA

noun [C] (also G.P.A.)     US
abbreviation for Grade Point Average: the average of a student's scores for a particular period, usually on a scale of 1 to 4.0, with 4.0 being the best: Smith earned an economics degree, graduating with a 3.74 GPA last May. Applicants must have a GPA of 2.5 or better and commit to doing 20 hours of community service.high school/college G.P.A. What was your college G.P.A?
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