low–grade

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adjective \ˈlō-ˈgrād\

Definition of low–grade

  1. 1 :  of inferior grade or quality

  2. 2 :  being near that extreme of a specified range which is lowest, least intense, least serious, or least competent a low–grade fever a low–grade infection

1877

First Known Use of low–grade

1877


LOW–GRADE Defined for English Language Learners

low–grade

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adjective \ˈlō-ˈgrād\

Definition of low–grade for English Language Learners

  • : of poor quality

  • : not very strong or severe


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low–grade

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adjective \ˈlō-ˈgrād\

Medical Definition of low–grade

  1. :  being near that extreme of a specified range which is lowest, least intense, or least competent a low–grade fever a low–grade infection—compare high-grade

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