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bursarynoun [C]

uk   /ˈbɜː.sər.i/  us   /ˈbɝː.sɚ-/ UK
an ​amount of ​money given to a ​person by an ​organization, such as a ​university, to ​pay for them to ​study
(Definition of bursary from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bursarynoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈbɜːsəri/ FINANCE
the ​financialoffice of a college, school, or university: Please ​sendoutstandinginvoices to Ms Green at the Bursary, West ​House.
UK a ​sum of ​money given to a ​person by an ​organization, such as a university, to ​pay for them to ​study: You may be ​eligible to receive a bursary.training/travel/maintenance bursary You can ​apply for a ​training bursary to ​cover the ​cost of ​attending the ​course.
(Definition of bursary from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bursary”
in Chinese (Simplified) 奖学金…
in Chinese (Traditional) 奬學金…
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