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"the Ivy League" in British English

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the Ivy Leaguenoun

uk   /ˌaɪ.vi ˈliːɡ/ us   /ˌaɪ.vi ˈliːɡ/
a group of eight respected colleges and universities in the northeast of the US: an Ivy League education
(Definition of the Ivy League from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Ivy League" in American English

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Ivy Leaguenoun [U]

us   /ˈɑɪ·vi ˈliɡ/
a group of colleges and universities in the US that have a good reputation: Yale and Harvard are Ivy League schools.
(Definition of Ivy League from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"the Ivy League" in Business English

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the Ivy Leaguenoun

uk   us  
a group of respected universities in the east of the US: She was accepted to nearly every law and medical school in the Ivy League. an Ivy League school/degree/university
(Definition of the Ivy League from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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