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English definition of “the International Baccalaureate”

the International Baccalaureate

noun [S] uk   (abbreviation IB) trademark us  
a set of exams in several subjects taken by students around the age of 18 or 19 in many different countries as a qualification for going to university
(Definition of the International Baccalaureate from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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