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English definition of “summer school”

summer school

noun [C]    
an educational course that happens during the summer when other courses have finishedClasses, courses and coursework US one or more educational courses taken during the summer that replace courses that were missed or failed, or which make it possible for students to move more quickly towards a degree or graduationClasses, courses and coursework
(Definition of summer school noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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