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Grad or grads may refer to:


  • Grad (toponymy) (Cyrillic: Град) is a Slavic word meaning "town", "city", "castle" or "fortified settlement" that appears in numerous Slavic toponyms


Arts, entertainment, and media[edit]


  • Grad, short for a graduate, one who has graduated from an education program, also known as an alumnus
  • Grad school, short for graduate school

Geometry and measurement[edit]

  • Gradian, a unit of angular measurement
  • Gradient of a scalar field, a differential operator in mathematics

Other uses[edit]

  • BM-21 Grad, a Soviet multiple-launch rocket system and an associated series of 122 mm (4.80 in) artillery rockets
  • Grad Associates, an architectural firm based in Newark, New Jersey
  • GrADS, a free software for geophysical data visualization