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associate's degree

noun

Definition of associate's degree

  1. :  a degree that is given to a student who has completed two years of study at a junior college, college, or university in the U.S.



Word by Word Definitions

associateplay
  1. :  to join as a partner, friend, or companion

    :  to keep company with :  attend

    :  to join or connect together :  combine

  1. :  closely connected (as in function or office) with another

    :  closely related especially in the mind

    :  having secondary or subordinate status

  1. :  one associated with another: as

    :  partner, colleague

    :  companion, comrade

degreeplay
  1. :  a step or stage in a process, course, or order of classification

    :  a rank or grade of official, ecclesiastical, or social position

    :  a particular standing especially as to dignity or worth


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