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matriculate

verb [I] uk   /məˈtrɪk.jʊ.leɪt/ formal us  
to be formally admitted to study at a university or college
matriculation
noun [C or U] uk   /məˌtrɪk.jʊˈleɪ.ʃən/ us  
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