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university

noun [C] uk   /ˌjuː.nɪˈvɜː.sɪ.ti/  us   /-ˈvɝː.sə.t̬i/
A1 a college or collection of colleges at which people study for a degree: Which university did you go to/were you at (= did you study at)? She teaches at the University of Connecticut. a university campus/course/lecturer
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Translations of “university”
in Arabic جامِعة…
in Korean 대학교…
in Malaysian universiti…
in French (d’)université, universitaire…
in Turkish üniversite…
in Italian università…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大學…
in Russian университет…
in Polish uniwersytet…
in Vietnamese trường đại học…
in Spanish universidad…
in Portuguese universidade, faculdade…
in Thai มหาวิทยาลัย…
in German die Universität, Universitäts-……
in Catalan universitat…
in Japanese 大学…
in Indonesian universitas…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大学…
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