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Main Entry: col·lege
Pronunciation: primarystresskäl-ij
Function: noun
1 : a building used for an educational or religious purpose
2 a : a self-governing body of a university offering living quarters and instruction but not granting degrees <Balliol College at Oxford> b : a school higher than a high school c : an independent institution offering a course of general studies leading to a bachelor's degree; also : a university division offering this
3 : an organized body of persons having common interests or duties <the college of cardinals>

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