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the Ivy Leaguenoun

uk   /ˌaɪ.vi ˈliːɡ/  us   /ˌaɪ.vi ˈliːɡ/
a ​group of eight ​respectedcolleges 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)

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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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