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grade point average

noun

: a number that indicates a student's average grade

Full Definition of GRADE POINT AVERAGE

:  the average obtained by dividing the total number of grade points earned by the total number of credits attempted —called also quality point average
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First Known Use of GRADE POINT AVERAGE

1966

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