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graduated

adjective

Simple Definition of graduated

  • : marked with lines for measuring

  • : gradually increasing

  • of a tax : increasing in rate as the thing being taxed (such as income) increases

Full Definition of graduated

of a tax

  1. :  increasing in rate with increase in taxable base :  progressive <a graduated income tax>

Examples of graduated

  1. a series of bowls in graduated sizes



1861

First Known Use of graduated

1861



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