Associations to the word «Graduation»

Pictures for the word «Graduation»


GRADUATION, noun. The action or process of graduating and receiving a diploma for completing a course of study (such as from an educational institution).
GRADUATION, noun. A commencement ceremony.
GRADUATION, noun. (sciences) A marking (i.e. on a container) indicating a measurement.
GRADUATION, noun. The exposure of a liquid in large surfaces to the air, so as to hasten its evaporation.
GRADUATION MARK, noun. (chemistry) A thin ring etched into the neck of a volumetric flask to mark its measured capacity

Dictionary definition

GRADUATION, noun. The successful completion of a program of study.
GRADUATION, noun. An academic exercise in which diplomas are conferred.
GRADUATION, noun. A line (as on a vessel or ruler) that marks a measurement; "the ruler had 16 graduations per inch".
GRADUATION, noun. The act of arranging in grades.

Wise words

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