Meaning of graduated
Pronunciation: (graj'-ā"tid), [key]
- characterized by or arranged in degrees, esp. successively, as according to height, depth, or difficulty: a graduated series of lessons.
- marked with divisions or units of measurement.
- (of a bird's tail) having the longest feathers in the center, the others being successively shorter.
- (of a tax) increasing along with the taxable base: a graduated income tax.
- graduated (Thesaurus)