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university

noun [C] uk   /ˌjuː.nɪˈvɜː.sɪ.ti/ us    /-ˈvɝː.sə.t̬i/
A1 a college or collection of colleges at which people study for a degree: Which university did you go to/were you at (= did you study at)? She teaches at the University of Connecticut. a university campus/course/lecturerUniversity and college education
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