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English definition of “institute”

institute

noun [C]     /ˈɪn.stɪ.tjuːt/ US  /-tuːt/
B2 an organization where people do a particular type of scientific , educational , or social work , or the buildings that it uses: the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Societies, clubs and organizations
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