MINT - New/never opened
NEAR MINT - Very little signs of being used
EXCELLENT - Light surface scratches or scuffs
VG plus - Medium surface scratches or scuffs
VG - Playable but has visual wear
G plus - Considerable scratches and scuff, but still plays. Jacket is in terrible condition.
G - Plays, but may skip. Either the cover is torn significantly or is not there altogether.
Record - VG - Jacket - VG - There are some scratches that do not affect playback. The jacket shows some signs of wear, but no tears or separations.