un·​der·​grad | \ ˈən-dər-ˌgrad How to pronounce undergrad (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web As an undergrad at Berkeley, Hsu was this person to a T and his memoir digs, in a lovely, low-key way beneath the surface of the pose. Chloe Schama, Vogue, 14 Sep. 2022 Eventually, Quiballo was able to return to UA for his undergrad and ASU for his MFA. AZCentral.com, 11 Sep. 2022 At just 18 years old, Dao was able to help her mother buy the nail salon, where Dao worked full-time during her undergrad and sometimes during law school at Brigham Young University. The Salt Lake Tribune, 23 Aug. 2022 Linux, the first open source operating system, was created for computers in 1991 by undergrad student Linus Torvalds. Deepak Syal, Forbes, 3 Aug. 2022 A few years before Title IX passed, Lin Dunn had just earned a master’s degree in physical education from Tennessee after completing her undergrad at UT Martin. Gabby Hajduk, The Indianapolis Star, 1 July 2022 Sinisterra has juggled his undergrad studies and his fashion line. Diana Durán, Washington Post, 16 July 2022 Generations before, another Howard undergrad, the sculptor Elizabeth Catlett, found her form and her sense of political purpose. New York Times, 8 July 2022 Vicente got into politics as an undergrad at UC Berkeley after police tear-gassed him and others during a solidarity march for Ferguson, Mo., in 2014. Los Angeles Times, 29 May 2022 See More

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1827, in the meaning defined above

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“Undergrad.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/undergrad. Accessed 24 Sep. 2022.

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