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college British & World English

An educational institution or establishment, in particular:

college English Thesaurus

a college of technology

work one's way through university British & World English

Obtain the money for educational fees or maintenance as a student by working

college try British & World English

A sincere effort or attempt at performing a difficult, or seemingly impossible, task

war college British & World English

A college providing advanced instruction for senior officers of the armed services

College Board British & World English

An organization that prepares and administers standardized tests that are used in college admission and placement

college-bound British & World English

Going or intending to go to college

College Park British & World English

A city in central Maryland, just northeast of Washington, DC, home to the University of Maryland; population 26,925 (est. 2008)

Open College British & World English

(In the UK) an organization established to provide retraining opportunities, chiefly by arranging managerial and technical courses for company staff

staff college British & World English

A college at which military officers are trained for staff duties

State College British & World English

A borough in central Pennsylvania, in the Nittany Valley, home to Pennsylvania State University; population 39,419 (est. 2008)

college pudding British & World English

A small baked or steamed suet pudding with dried fruit

College Station British & World English

A city in east central Texas, home to Texas A&M University; population 84,128 (est. 2008)

Heralds' College British & World English

Informal name for College of Arms.

junior college British & World English

(In the US) a college offering courses for two years beyond high school, either as a complete training or in preparation for completion at a senior college

Sacred College British & World English

Another term for College of Cardinals.

community college British & World English

A college providing further and higher education for people living in a particular area

electoral college British & World English

(In the US) a body of people representing the states of the US, who formally cast votes for the election of the president and vice president

sixth-form college British & World English

A college for pupils in their final years of secondary education, starting at the age of 16

teachers college British & World English

A four-year college with a special curriculum for training primary and secondary school teachers

technical college British & World English

A college of further education providing courses in a range of practical subjects, such as information technology, applied sciences, engineering, agriculture, and secretarial skills

training college British & World English

(In the UK) a college where people, typically prospective teachers, are trained

College of Arms British & World English

(In the UK) a corporation which officially records and grants armorial bearings. Formed in 1484, it comprises three Kings of Arms, six heralds, and four pursuivants

correspondence college British & World English

A college offering correspondence courses

College of Cardinals British & World English

The body of cardinals of the Roman Catholic Church, founded in the 11th century and since 1179 responsible for the election of the Pope

college of education British & World English

An institution where schoolteachers are trained

City Technology College British & World English

(In England) a type of secondary school set up through partnerships between the government and business to teach technology and science in inner-city areas

Eton British & World English

A boys' public school in southern England, on the River Thames opposite Windsor, founded in 1440 by Henry VI to prepare scholars for King’s College, Cambridge

Eton College in Eton British & World English

A boys' public school in southern England, on the River Thames opposite Windsor, founded in 1440 by Henry VI to prepare scholars for King’s College, Cambridge

Teachers College in teachers college British & World English

A four-year college with a special curriculum for training primary and secondary school teachers

College of Heralds in College of Arms British & World English

(In the UK) a corporation which officially records and grants armorial bearings. Formed in 1484, it comprises three Kings of Arms, six heralds, and four pursuivants