institutenoun [C]uk /ˈɪn.stɪ.tʃuːt/ us /ˈɪn.stə.tuːt/
- The institute derives all its money from foreign investments.
- The institute will invest 5 million in the project.
- The state of Michigan has endowed three institutes to do research for industry.
- The research institute is based in Cambridge.
- The institute awards three research fellowships each year.
instituteverb [T]uk /ˈɪn.stɪ.tʃuːt/ us /ˈɪn.stə.tuːt/ formal