Grade

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Grade

(1) A designated ground level. (2) To change the contours of land.

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We want to give everyone a chance to play their music so that the listeners can determine who makes the grade.
Postal Service may be America's favorite whipping boy, but when it comes to local valley mail it makes the grade - the A grade, that is.