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GCSE

noun [C]
 
 
/ˌdʒiːsiːesˈiː/
abbreviation for General Certificate of Secondary Education: in the UK, an exam taken by students at the age of sixteen, or the qualification itself: Mary's got nine GCSEs.School and vocational qualifications
(Definition of GCSE from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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