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college/ˈkɑːlɪʤ/noun
pluralcolleges
college
/ˈkɑːlɪʤ/
noun
pluralcolleges
Learner's definition of COLLEGE  
: a school in the U.S. that you go to after high school: a school that offers courses leading to a degree (such as a bachelor's degree or an associate's degree)
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— often used before another noun
[count] : a part of an American university that offers courses in a specified subject— often + of
: a school in Britain that offers advanced training in a specified subject
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   b [count] : a separate part of a large British university where students live and take courses
[count]formal : an organized group of people who have similar jobs or interests
— see also electoral college
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