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 for postgraduate
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Postgraduate \Post*grad"u*ate\, a. [Pref. post- + graduate.]
     Of, pertaining to, or designating, the studies pursued after
     graduation, esp., after receiving the bachelor's degree at a
     college; graduate. -- n. A student who pursues such studies.
     Note: Most careful writers consider the word graduate to be
           the proper word to use in this sense.
           [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: of or relating to studies beyond a bachelor's degree;
             "graduate courses" [syn: graduate(a), postgraduate]
      n 1: a student who continues studies after graduation [syn:
           graduate student, grad student, postgraduate]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  34 Moby Thesaurus words for "postgraduate":
     academic, alumna, alumnae, alumni, alumnus, autodidactic, bookish,
     college graduate, college man, college-bred, collegiate,
     cross-disciplinary, degrees, doctoral candidate, educated class,
     educated man, grad, graduate, graduate student,
     graduate-professional, interdisciplinary, learned, meritocracy,
     pedagogical, professional, scholarly, scholastic, schoolboyish,
     schoolgirlish, schoolish, sophomoric, studentlike, studious,

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