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English definition of “student”

student

noun [C]     /ˈstjuː.dənt/ US  /ˈstuː-/
A1 a person who is learning at a college or university , or sometimes at a school : a law student (= someone learning about law ) a postgraduate student a student teacher (= a person training to become a teacher ) He was a student at the University of Chicago.Students and pupils If someone is a student of a particular subject , they know about it and are interested in it: When you're a nurse , you get to be a bit of a student of (= to know about) human nature .EnthusiastsAdmirers
(Definition of student noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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