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dean's list

noun

Simple Definition of dean's list

  • : a list of students at a college or university who have earned high grades

Full Definition of dean's list

  1. :  a list of students receiving special recognition from the dean of a college because of superior scholarship

Circa 1926

First Known Use of dean's list

circa 1926


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