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General Certificate of Education Line breaks: Gen|eral Cer¦tifi|cate of Edu|ca¦tion

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(abbreviation: GCE)

Definition of General Certificate of Education in English:


An examination set especially for secondary-school pupils in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland at Advanced level (at about age 18) and, formerly, at Ordinary level (at about age 16).

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