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study

noun (LEARNING)    /ˈstʌd.i/
B2 [U] the act of learning about a subject, usually at school or university: the study of English literatureKnowing and learning studies A2 [plural] studying or work involving studying: Adam doesn't spend enough time on his studies.Knowing and learning used in the names of some educational subjects and courses: the department of business/media studiesSubjects and disciplines B1 [C] a room, especially in a house, used for quiet work such as reading or writingRooms
(Definition of study noun (LEARNING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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