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graduation

noun [C/U]  us   /ˌɡrædʒ·uˈeɪ·ʃən/
the formal event at which a person who has successfully completed a course of study at a school, college, or university gets a document stating this fact, or the successful completion of a course of study: [C] We’ll be attending two graduations this weekend. [U] After graduation, she wants to travel around Europe.
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