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English definition of “campus”

campus

noun [C or U]     /ˈkæmpəs/
the buildings of a college or university , or of a large organization , and the land that surrounds them: There are about 10,400 students on campus and 17,000 students in the distance learning program . Plans are for a six-story cancer center across the highway from the main hospital campus.
(Definition of campus noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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