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Line breaks: under|gradu¦ate
Pronunciation: /ʌndəˈɡradjʊət

Definition of undergraduate in English:


A university student who has not yet taken a first degree: a group of Oxford undergraduates [as modifier]: undergraduate courses
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  • Many of our students study as undergraduates or post-graduates abroad.
  • Student debt is increasingly putting prospective undergraduates off going to university.
  • This is an excellent text, useful for undergraduates and graduate students alike.

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