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Russian translation of “public school”

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public school

noun [C] ( US public school)
 
 
PAY in the UK, a school that you pay to go to
частная школа (в Великобритании)
Types of school
FREE ( UK state school) in the US, a school that is free to go to because the government provides the money for it
государственная школа (в США)
Types of school
(Definition of public school from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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