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state schoolnoun [C]

uk   us   UK (US public school)
a ​school that is ​free to go to because the ​governmentprovides the ​money for it
(Definition of state school from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “state school”
in Chinese (Simplified) 公立学校…
in Turkish devlet okulu…
in Russian государственная школа…
in Chinese (Traditional) 公立學校…
in Polish szkoła publiczna lub państwowa…
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in England, an expensive type of private school (= school paid for by parents not by the government)

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