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English definition of “grade”

grade

verb [T]     /ɡreɪd/
LEVEL to separate people or things into different levels of quality , size , importance , etc : The fruit is washed and then graded by size .Classifying and creating order
SCORE US (UK mark) to give a score to a student's piece of work : to grade work / papers Quality and standard
(Definition of grade verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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