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grade

noun /ɡreid/
one level in a scale of qualities, sizes etc
nivel, categoría, calidad, grado
several grades of sandpaper a high-grade ore.
(American) (the pupils in) a class or year at school
curso, año
We’re in the fifth grade now.
a mark for, or level in, an examination etc
nota
He always got good grades at school.
(especially American ) the slope of a railway/railroad etc; gradient.
pendiente
gradation /ɡrəˈdeiʃən/ noun (one stage or degree in) a series of gradual and successive stages
gradación
There are various gradations of colour between red and purple.
the act or process of grading.
gradación, clasificación
grader noun (American ) a person who marks exams etc.
examinador
grade school noun (American) a primary school.
escuela primaria
make the grade to do as well as necessary
estar a la altura, tener el nivel necesario
That new apprentice will never make the grade as a trained mechanic.
(Definition of grade from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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