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English definition of “military academy”

military academy

noun [C]    
a place where soldiers are trained to become officers Military training and ceremonies a private school in the US that expects students to obey the rules , has uniforms , and is generally run like the armed forces Types of school
(Definition of military academy noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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