student loan Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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student loannoun [C]

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an ​agreement by which a ​student at a ​college or ​universityborrowsmoney from a ​bank to ​pay for ​theireducation and then ​pays the ​money back after they ​finishstudying and ​startworking
(Definition of student loan from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “student loan”
in Chinese (Simplified) 学生贷款,助学贷款…
in Chinese (Traditional) 學生貸款,助學貸款…
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