noun, plural gra·dus·es. Music.
- graduate school,
- graduated cylinder,
- graduated tenotomy,
- gradus ad parnassum,
- graecia magna,
Origin of gradus1
noun, plural gra·dus·es.
Origin of gradus2
Examples from the Web for gradus
Except that Gradus misses Kinbote and mortally wounds Shade.Pale Fire and the Cold War: Redefining Vladimir Nabokov’s Masterpiece|Michael Weiss|October 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Gradus, the scholar, quotes two lines of Greek, in which the panta occurs four times.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
But the first two-thirds of the couplet has been rewritten with the aid of something like a Gradus ad Parnassum.
Gressus is a step that is being taken; gradus that is taken.Dderlein's Hand-book of Latin Synonymes|Ludwig Dderlein