a measurement of temperature
step or stage in a scale or series
rank or grade given by a university to one who has passed an examination
"a moderate grade of intelligence"
"a high level of care is required"
"it is all a matter of degree"
"a remarkable degree of frankness"
"at what stage are the social sciences?"
"he earned his degree at Princeton summa cum laude"
"there are 360 degrees in a circle"
"the game was played in spite of the 40-degree temperature"
"murder in the second degree"
"a second degree burn"
Scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend.
出自：Julius Caesar , Shakespeare
误 Water freezes at 0 degree Centigrade.
正 Water freezes at 0 degrees Centigrade.