Bedeutung von “institution” im Essential American English Dictionary

institution

noun us /ˌɪn·stɪˈtu·ʃən/

a large and important organization, such as a university or bank:

It is one of the country’s top medical institutions.

a building where people are sent so they can be looked after, for example a prison or a hospital:

an institution for homeless children

(Definition von “institution” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)