Definition of Harvard University in English:

Harvard University

Syllabification: Har·vard U·ni·ver·si·ty
An Ivy League university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, founded in 1636. It is the oldest American university.


named after John Harvard (1607–38), an English settler who bequeathed his library and half his estate to the university.

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