alphabet

Degree

Definition of degree:

part of speech: noun

Step; position; rank; extent; 360th part of a circle.

part of speech: noun

A step or grade; rank or station in life; a stage in progress; a remove in relationship; academical rank conferred by an institution; as, a doctor's degree; one of three grades in the comparison of an adjective or adverb; a relative amount, extent, quality, etc.; the 360th part of the circumference of a circle; sixty geographical miles; a unit for measuring heat, cold, etc.

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