Bedeutung von "institution" Essential English Dictionary


noun uk /ˌɪnstɪˈtjuːʃən/

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" von Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)