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.edu

uk   /dɒtˌiː.diːˈjuː/ us    /dɑːt-/
abbreviation for education: used to show that an internet address belongs to a university or college: To contact our Australian branch, email us at info@cambridge.edu.au.
Translations of “.edu”
in Chinese (Traditional) (表示某網址屬於大學等教育機構)…
in Chinese (Simplified) (表示某因特网地址属于大学等教育机构)…
(Definition of .edu from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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