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pass–fail

adjective \ˈpas-ˈfāl\

: using a system of grading in which the grades “pass” and “fail” are used instead of traditional grades like “A,” “B,” and “C”

Full Definition of PASS-FAIL

:  being a system of grading whereby the grades pass and fail replace the traditional letter grades
pass–fail noun
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First Known Use of PASS-FAIL

1959

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