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Meaning of “university” - Learner’s Dictionary

university

noun [C, U]     /ˌjuːnɪˈvɜːsəti/
A1 a place where students study at a high level to get a degree (= type of qualification): the University of Cambridge I applied to three universities. mainly UK Sarah studied chemistry at university. mainly UK I want to go to university when I finish school.University and college education
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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