high–grade

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adjective \ˈhī-ˈgrād\

Definition of high–grade

  1. 1 :  of superior grade or quality <high–grade bonds>

  2. 2 a :  being near the upper or most favorable extreme of a specified range b :  medically serious or life-threatening <a high–grade tumor>

1878

First Known Use of high–grade

1878


HIGH–GRADE Defined for English Language Learners

high–grade

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adjective \ˈhī-ˈgrād\

Definition of high–grade for English Language Learners

  • : of a very good quality

  • : medically serious : relating to a dangerous medical condition


Medical Dictionary

high–grade

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adjective \ˈhī-ˈgrād\

Medical Definition of high–grade

  1. :  being near the upper, most serious, or most life-threatening extreme of a specified range <high–grade gliomas> <high–grade cervical dysplasia>—compare low-grade


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