Definition of caliber
- teachers of high caliber
- the caliber of instruction
- .32 caliber
I was impressed by the high caliber of the team's work.
musicians of the highest caliber perform at that concert hall
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First Known Use: 1588See Words from the same year
: level of excellence, skill, etc.
: a measurement of the width of a bullet or a gun barrel
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