grade point average

noun

Definition of grade point average

  1. :  the average obtained by dividing the total number of grade points earned by the total number of credits attempted —called also quality point average

First Known Use of grade point average

1921


GRADE POINT AVERAGE Defined for English Language Learners

grade point average

noun

Definition of grade point average for English Language Learners

  • : a number that indicates a student's average grade


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