grade point average
a measure of scholastic attainment computed by dividing the total number of grade points received by the total number of credits or hours of course work taken. Abbreviation: GPA
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a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
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See also quality point average.
Origin of grade point average
First recorded in 1965–70
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