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English definition of “faculty”

faculty

noun
 
 
/ˈfækəlti/
[C] a natural ability to hear, see, think, move, etc: [usually plural] After her stroke, my mother lost many of her faculties.Skill, talent and ability
the English/law/science, etc faculty a particular department at a college or university, or the teachers in that departmentUniversity and college educationTypes of school
the faculty US all of the teachers at a school or collegeUniversity and college educationTypes of schoolTeachers
(Definition of faculty from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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