Meaning of “campus” in the English Dictionary

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"campus" in British English

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campusnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈkæm.pəs/ us /ˈkæm.pəs/

(Definition of “campus” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"campus" in American English

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campusnoun [ C/U ]

us /ˈkæm·pəs/

the grounds, sometimes including the buildings, of a university, college, or school:

[ C ] Surrounded by lovely trees, the Dartmouth campus is big and beautiful.
[ U ] Freshmen at many universities are not allowed to live off campus (= in houses not on university property).

(Definition of “campus” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"campus" in Business English

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campusnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈkæmpəs/ us

the buildings of a college or university, or of a large organization, and the land that surrounds them:

There are about 10,400 students on campus and 17,000 students in the distance learning program.
Plans are for a six-story cancer center across the highway from the main hospital campus.

(Definition of “campus” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)