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English definition of “junior”

junior

noun (STUDENT)    /ˈdʒuː.ni.ər/ US  /-njɚ/
[C] UK a student at a junior school Students and pupils [C] US a student in the third year of a course that lasts for four years at a school or college Students and pupils the juniors UK → junior school: Lewis has just moved up to the juniors.Types of school
(Definition of junior noun (STUDENT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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