Entry from US English dictionary
A high school with a very high number of dropouts.
- A third strategy involves converting a dropout factory into a successful charter school.
- Despite attending one LA dropout factory, Reginald will attend the University of Michigan this fall.
- Some of our schools are now nothing less than dropout factories.
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Syllabification: drop·out fac·to·ry
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