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"community college" in British English

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community collegenoun [C]

uk   us  
UK a ​school for ​children between the ​ages of eleven and 18 that also ​provides different ​types of ​classes, ​sports, etc. for ​adults from the ​localarea US a two-year ​college where ​students can ​learn a ​skill or ​prepare to ​enter a ​university
(Definition of community college from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"community college" in American English

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community collegenoun [C]

 us   /kəˈmju·nɪ·t̬i ˈkɑl·ɪdʒ/ (dated junior college)
a ​local two-year college at which ​students can ​learn a ​skill or ​prepare to ​enter a ​university
(Definition of community college from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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