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British Dictionary definitions for sce

SCE

abbreviation for (in Scotland)
  1. Scottish Certificate of Education: either of two public examinations in specific subjects taken as school-leaving qualifications or as qualifying examinations for entry into a university, college, etcSee also higher (def. 2), O grade
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Examples from the Web for sce

Historical Examples

  • From 1122 to 1131, S is regular save for three entries in 1125 and sce Marie twice as genitive.

    Selections from Early Middle English 1130-1250: Part II: Notes

    Various

  • Bishop lfric, who died in 1038, gave in his will a “hage into Sce Ptre binnon Lunden.”