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English definition of “come down”

come down

(UNIVERSITY) UK old-fashioned phrasal verb with come     /kʌm/ verb (came, come)
If you come down (from a college or university , especially Oxford or Cambridge University ), you leave your studies either permanently or for a short time .University and college educationDeparting
(Definition of come down (UNIVERSITY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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