graduated

adjective grad·u·at·ed \ ˈgra-jə-ˌwā-təd \

Definition of graduated

of a tax
: increasing in rate with increase in taxable base : progressive
  • a graduated income tax

Examples of graduated in a Sentence

  1. a series of bowls in graduated sizes

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Origin and Etymology of graduated


GRADUATED Defined for English Language Learners

graduated

adjective

Definition of graduated for English Language Learners

  • : marked with lines for measuring

  • : gradually increasing

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


Law Dictionary

graduated

adjective grad·u·at·ed \ ˈgra-jə-ˌwā-təd \

legal Definition of graduated

of a tax : increasing in rate with increase in taxable base : progressive


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