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POSTGRADUATE

 Dictionary entry overview: What does postgraduate mean? 

POSTGRADUATE (noun)
  The noun POSTGRADUATE has 1 sense:

1. a student who continues studies after graduation

  Familiarity information: POSTGRADUATE used as a noun is very rare.


POSTGRADUATE (adjective)
  The adjective POSTGRADUATE has 1 sense:

1. of or relating to studies beyond a bachelor's degree

  Familiarity information: POSTGRADUATE used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


POSTGRADUATE (noun)


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Meaning:

A student who continues studies after graduation

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

grad student; graduate student; postgraduate

Hypernyms ("postgraduate" is a kind of...):

college boy; college man; collegian (a student (or former student) at a college or university)


POSTGRADUATE (adjective)


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Meaning:

Of or relating to studies beyond a bachelor's degree

Synonyms:

graduate; postgraduate

Context example:

graduate courses

Similar:

high (greater than normal in degree or intensity or amount)


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