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course

noun [C] (CLASSES)    /kɔːs/ US  /kɔːrs/
A1 a set of classes or a plan of study on a particular subject , usually leading to an exam or qualification : Tim did a three-year course in linguistics at Newcastle. They're going away on a training course next week . I'd like to do (US take) a writing course when I retire .Classes, courses and coursework
(Definition of course noun (CLASSES) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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