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grant-maintained schoolnoun [C]

uk   /ˌɡrɑːnt.meɪnˌteɪndˈskuːl/  us   /ˌɡrænt-/ (also GM school)
a ​type of ​school in the UK between 1988 and 1998 that ​receiveditsmoneydirectly from ​centralrather than ​localgovernment
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