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EtymologyEdit

graduate +‎ -ation[1]

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NounEdit

graduation (countable and uncountable, plural graduations)

  1. The action or process of graduating and receiving a diploma for completing a course of study (such as from an educational institution).
  2. A commencement ceremony.
  3. (sciences) A marking (i.e. on a container) indicating a measurement, usually one of many such markings that are each separated by a constant interval.
    Synonym: scale
  4. The exposure of a liquid in large surfaces to the air, so as to hasten its evaporation.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “graduation”, in OED Online  , Oxford: Oxford University Press, launched 2000.

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