Definition of state school in English:

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state school

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noun

British
A school that is funded and controlled by the state and for which no fees are charged.
Example sentences
  • The top state school was Colchester Royal Grammar School on 512.3 points per student.
  • It is surely of little importance whether a college's students are drawn from a public school or a state school.
  • It was a medium sized village with a public school and a state school.

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