# degree

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**degree of crime**— n. A classification of crime based on the level of guilt involved in committing it. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …72

**degree of negligence**— n. A measurement of different kinds of negligence, used to determine whether someone is sufficiently negligent to be liable for an injury. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell.… …73

**degree of proof**— n. The level of proof needed to convince a court to render a verdict for a particular case; see also preponderance of the evidence, clear and convincing, reasonable doubt The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of …74

**degree of importance**— index weight (importance) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …75

**degree of freedom**— degree′ of free′dom n. 1) sta any of the statistically independent values of a sample that are used to determine a property of the sample, as the mean or variance 2) sta chem. any of the independent variables required to specify the energy of a… …76

**degree of association**— Degree of Association Степень ассоциации, число агрегации Число молекул поверхностно активного вещества, образующих мицеллу …77

**degree mill**— degree mill, Informal. an educational institution that confers academic degrees without proper authorization or adequate academic standards …78

**Degree of a polynomial**— The degree of a polynomial represents the highest degree of a polynominal s terms (with non zero coefficient), should the polynomial be expressed in canonical form (i.e. as a sum or difference of terms). The degree of an individual term is the… …79

**Degree (graph theory)**— A graph with vertices labeled by degree In graph theory, the degree (or valency) of a vertex of a graph is the number of edges incident to the vertex, with loops counted twice.[1] The degree of a vertex …80

**Degree (mathematics)**— This article is about the term degree as used in mathematics. For alternative meanings, see Degree (disambiguation). In mathematics, there are several meanings of degree depending on the subject. Contents 1 Unit of angle 2 Degree of a monomial 3… …