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English definition of “university”

university

noun [C, U]     /ˌjuːnɪˈvɜːsəti/
A1 a place where students study at a high level to get a degree (= type of qualification ): the University of Cambridge I applied to three universities. mainly UK Sarah studied chemistry at university. mainly UK I want to go to university when I finish school .University and college education
(Definition of university noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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