Complete Definition of "rubric"

English

Etymology
Through Old French from Latin rubrica (red ochre), the substance used to make red letters.

Pronunciation
IPA|/ËɹuËbɹɪk/, SAMPA|/"ru:brIk/

Noun
en-noun

  1. a heading in a book highlighted in red
  2. an established rule or custom, a guideline
  3. a category or classification

#:* That would fall under the rubric of things we can ignore for now.

  1. education a printed set of score|scoring criteria for evaluating student work and for giving feedback

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