Definitions and translations for "degree"

Definition of degree

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1. A step on a set of stairs; the rung of a ladder.
2. An individual step, or stage, in any process or scale of values.
3. A stage of rank or privilege; social standing.
4. A ‘step’ in genealogical descent.
5. One's relative state or experience; way, manner.
6. The amount that an entity possesses a certain property; relative intensity, extent.
To what degree do the two accounts of the accident concur?
7. A stage of proficiency or qualification in a course of study, now especially an award bestowed by a university or, in some countries, a college, as a certification of academic achievement. (In the United States, can include secondary schools.)
She has two bachelor's degrees and is studying towards a master's degree.
8. A unit of measurement of angle equal to 1/360 of a circle's circumference.
A right angle is a ninety degree angle.
Most humans have a field of vision of almost 180 degrees.
9. A unit of measurement of temperature on any of several scales, such as Celsius or Fahrenheit.
90 degrees Fahrenheit is equivalent to 32.2 degrees Celsius.
Water boils at 100 degrees Celsius.
10. The sum of the exponents of a term; the order of a polynomial.
11. The number of edges that a vertex takes part in; a valency.
12. The curvature of a circular arc, expressed as the angle subtended by a fixed length of arc or chord.
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English - English - degree

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n. rank, extent; unit of measurement of temperature and angles; aunits of measuremen of temperature; academic title received after completing a program of studies at a university or college

English - Spanish - degree

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s. grado, extremo, proporción; título, rango

English - French - degree

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n. degré; grade; titre universitaire

English - German - degree

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n. Grad; Maß; Akademischer Grad

English - Indonesian - degree

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n. derajat, gelar, kadar, tingkat, taraf

English - Italian - degree

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s. grado; livello, stadio; rango, condizione sociale; (Univ) laurea, titolo

English - Polish - degree

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n. stopień, ranga, stopień naukowy, doza {przen.}, kreska, wysokość

English - Portuguese - degree

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s. degrau, grau, posição, extensão; unidade de medida de temperatura e ângulos; título acadêmico, diploma universitário

English - Romanian - degree

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n. grad, rang, ordin, treaptă, măsură, punct, treaptă socială, rang social, clasă, diplomă universitară, titlu, grad de rudenie, putere {mat.}

English - Russian - degree

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с. ступень, степень, уровень; качество; степень родства, колено; положение, ранг, звание, ученая степень; градус, деление; степень сравнения

English - Turkish - degree

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i. derece, lisans, diploma, ünvan, rütbe, karşılaştırmalı üstünlük derecesi [dilb.]; aşama, evre; sıralı notalar

English - Ukrainian - degree

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n. ступінь, міра, ступінь споріднення, ранг, звання, рівень, градус

English - Dutch - degree

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zn. graad; mate; rang

English - Greek - degree

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ουσ. κοινωνική θέση, βαθμός συγκρίσεως, βαθμός, δίπλωμα, μοίρα, βαθμός θερμοκρασίας, πτυχίο, μοίρα κύκλου

English - Arabic - degree

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‏درجة، منزلة، شهادة، دبلوم جامعي، مرتبة، وحدة قياس الحرارة، مرحلة، قدر‏

English - Chinese - degree

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(名) 程度, 学位, 度数

English - Chinese - degree

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(名) 程度, 學位, 度數

English - Hindi - degree

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n. दर्जा, अंश, हद, पंक्ति, दशा, स्थिति, सीमा, उपाधि, डिगरी, पदवी, सतह, तल, स्तर, धरातल

English - Japanese - degree

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(名) 程度; 度; 学位; 等級

English - Korean - degree

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명. 등급; 온도의..도, 각도; 학위

English - Vietnamese - degree

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n. cấp, bậc, trình độ, điểm, âm trình, phẩm cách, giai cấp, đẳng cấp, học vị, thượng lưu
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Synonyms for degree
1. proportion: rate, ratio, scale
2. grade: notch, rung, stage, step