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English definition of “tuition”

tuition

noun [U]     /tjuːˈɪʃ.ən/ US  /ˈtuː-/
C1 mainly UK teaching , especially when given to a small group or one person , such as in a college or university : All students receive tuition in logic and metaphysics . tuition fees Teaching in general mainly US the money paid for this type of teaching : Few can afford the tuition of $12,000 a term .Teaching in general
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