a high-school degree awarded by a series of examinations; also called GED
To pass the GED Tests and earn a GED credential, test takers must score higher than 40 percent of graduating high school seniors nationwide.
noun, plural general headquarters. (used with a singular or plural verb) U.S. Army. 1. the headquarters of the commanding officer of a large military force. Abbreviation: GHQ, G.H.Q.
- General hospital
noun 1. a hospital not specializing in the treatment of particular illnesses or of patients of a particular sex or age group
n. chiefly British English spelling of generalization. For spelling, see -ize.
[jen-er-uh-lahyz] /ˈdʒɛn ər əˌlaɪz/ verb (used with object), generalized, generalizing. 1. to infer (a principle, trend, etc.) from particular facts, statistics, or the like. 2. to infer or form (a principle, opinion, conclusion, etc.) from only a few facts, examples, or the like. 3. to give a rather than a specific or special character or […]