|1.||[ verb ] (education) receive an academic degree upon completion of one's studies|
"She graduated in 1990"
|Related terms:||receive commencement|
|2.||[ noun ] (education) a person who has received a degree from a school (high school or college or university)|
|Synonyms:||alumna alum grad alumnus|
|Related terms:||scholar ivy_leaguer old_boy|
|3.||[ adjective ] of or relating to studies beyond a bachelor's degree|
|4.||[ verb ] (education) confer an academic degree upon; 'This school graduates 2,000 students each year"|
|Related terms:||confer alumnus|
|5.||[ noun ] a measuring instrument for measuring fluid volume; a glass container (cup or cylinder or flask) whose sides are marked with or divided into amounts|
|Related terms:||measuring_instrument graduated_cylinder calibrate|
|6.||[ verb ] make fine adjustments or divide into marked intervals for optimal measuring|
"calibrate an instrument" "graduate a cylinder"
|Related terms:||adjust graduation|