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school of thoughtnoun [C]

 us   /ˈskul əv ˈθɔt/
a set of ​ideas or ​opinions about a ​matter that are ​shared by a ​group of ​people: There are two ​schools of thought on ​reducingunemployment.
(Definition of school of thought from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “school of thought”
in Chinese (Simplified) 流派,派系,学派…
in Turkish görüş, teori, ekol…
in Russian направление, школа…
in Chinese (Traditional) 流派,派系,學派…
in Polish teoria, szkoła (naukowa)…
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