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university

noun
 
/ˌjuː·nɪˈvɜː·sə·ti/ ( plural universities)
A1 a place where students study at a high level to get a degree (= a type of qualification)
大学
Cambridge University the University of Maryland My son is at university. Which university did you go to? She teaches at the University of Connecticut.
Translations of “university”
in Korean 대학교…
in Arabic جامِعة…
in French (d’)université, universitaire…
in Italian università…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大學…
in Russian университет…
in Turkish üniversite…
in Polish uniwersytet…
in Spanish universidad…
in Portuguese universidade, faculdade…
in German die Universität, Universitäts-……
in Catalan universitat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大学…
(Definition of university from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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