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boarding schoolnoun [C]

us   /ˈbɔr·dɪŋ ˌskul, ˈboʊr-/
a school equipped with rooms where its students live instead of living in their own homes
(Definition of boarding school from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “boarding school”
in Arabic مَدرسة داخِليّة…
in Korean 기숙학교…
in Portuguese internato…
in Catalan internat…
in Japanese 全寮制の学校, 寄宿制の学校…
in Chinese (Simplified) 寄宿学校…
in Turkish yatılı okul…
in Russian школа-интернат…
in Chinese (Traditional) 寄宿學校…
in Italian collegio…
in Polish szkoła z internatem…
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