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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A school of higher education.

Usage examples (36)
  • The true university of these days is a collection of books.
  • "I don't think it's any surprise to anyone that Mount Royal wanted to add the term university in their title," said Bouska.
  • The last time the title university college was conferred was for Buckingham university College – now the university of Buckingham – in 1976.
  • In my case, the university is the economic life-blood of the town. for more
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