graduate school


noun

a school, usually a division of a university, offering courses leading to degrees more advanced than the bachelor's degree.

Nearby words

  1. gradualism,
  2. gradually,
  3. graduand,
  4. graduate,
  5. graduate nurse,
  6. graduated,
  7. graduated cylinder,
  8. graduated tenotomy,
  9. graduation,
  10. gradus

Origin of graduate school

An Americanism dating back to 1890–95

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