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grade noun definition in Teaching and learning topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

grade

 noun: Teaching and learning topic
1 a mark given in an exam or for a piece of school work (British English) She got good grades in her exams. (North American English) She got good grades on her exams. 70% of pupils got Grade C or above.2 (in the US school system) one of the levels in a school with children of similar age Sam is in (the) second grade.