advanced standing

ad·vanced stand·ing
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ad-vanst, -vahnst stan-ding]
    • /ædˈvænst, -ˈvɑnst ˈstæn dɪŋ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ad-vanst, -vahnst stan-ding]
    • /ædˈvænst, -ˈvɑnst ˈstæn dɪŋ/

Definitions of advanced standing words

  • noun advanced standing the status of a student who has already completed some of the requirements of a course at another institution and thus is able to miss out some elements of the full course at his or her current university 3
  • noun advanced standing credit for studies completed elsewhere, granted to a student by a college or university. 1
  • noun advanced standing the higher academic status of a student granted such credit. 1

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Origin of advanced standing

First appearance:

before 1780
One of the 45% newest English words
First recorded in 1780-90

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Parts of speech for Advanced standing


advanced standing popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 29% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data most of word are more popular. This word is almost not used. It has a much more popular synonym.

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