Significado de “degree” - Diccionario inglés

degree en inglés británico

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degreenoun

uk /dɪˈɡriː/ us /dɪˈɡriː/

degree noun (AMOUNT)

B2 [ C usually singular, U ] (an) amount or level of something:

This job demands a high degree of skill.
There isn't the slightest degree of doubt that he's innocent.
I have to warn you that there's a degree of (= some) danger involved in this.
The number of terrorist attacks has increased to a terrifying degree.
There was some degree of truth in what she said.
To what degree do you think we will be providing a better service?
"That's really bad." "Well, it's all a matter/question of degree (= there are other things better and other things worse)."

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degree noun (UNIT)

A2 [ C ] written abbreviation deg. any of various units of measurement, especially of temperature or angles, usually shown by the symbol ° written after a number:

a difference of three degrees
Water boils at 212° Fahrenheit and 100° Celsius/Centigrade.
A right angle is an angle of 90°.
New York is on a latitude of 41°N and a longitude of 74°W.

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degree noun (SUBJECT OF STUDY)

B1 [ C ] a course of study at a college or university, or the qualification given to a student after he or she has completed his or her studies:

She has a physics degree/a degree in physics from Edinburgh.
mainly US She has a bachelor's/master's degree in history from Yale.
UK "What degree did you do at York?" "Geography."

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-degreesuffix

uk / -dɪ.ɡriː/ us / -dɪ.ɡriː/

(Definición de degree de Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

degree en inglés americano

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degreenoun

us /dɪˈɡri/

degree noun (AMOUNT)

[ C/U ] an amount or level of something:

[ C ] This job demands a high degree of skill.
[ C ] The house had also been damaged, but to a lesser degree.

degree noun (TEMPERATURE UNIT)

[ C ] symbol ° a unit of measurement of temperature, often shown by the symbol ° written after a number:

The temperature is expected to climb to 90° tomorrow.

degree noun (ANGLE MEASUREMENT)

geometry [ C ] symbol ° a unit of measurement of angles, often shown by the symbol ° written after a number

degree noun (NUMBER)

[ C ] algebra an exponent (= number that shows how many times another number is to be multiplied by itself)

degree of a monomial

A degree of a monomial is the total of the exponents in a mathematical statement.

degree of a polynomial

A degree of a polynomial is the largest of the exponents in a mathematical statement.

degree noun (ACHIEVEMENT)

[ C ] the level of achievement recognized for a student who has completed a course of study at a college or university:

She earned a bachelor’s degree in history from Yale.

(Definición de degree de Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)