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British English: /ɪnstɪˈtjuːʃ(ə)n/
American English: /ˌɪnstəˈt(j)uʃ(ə)n/

Translation of institution in French:


  • 1 (Administration, Politics)
    institution (f) (also figurative)
    she has become a national institution [humorous]
    elle est devenue une institution nationale
    charitable/religious institution
    institution caritative/religieuse
  • 2 (providing residential care)
    (old people's home) asile (m) de vieillards
    (mental hospital) hôpital (m) psychiatrique
    she has spent most of her life in institutions
    elle a passé la plus grande partie de sa vie dans toutes sortes d'établissements spécialisés
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