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centralized school

consolidated school

noun
1.
a public school formed from the pupils and teachers of a number of discontinued smaller schools, especially in a rural district.
Also called centralized school.
Origin of consolidated school
1910-1915
An Americanism dating back to 1910-15
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  • Under the modern system the centralized school has become sometimes the chief social center of the township.

    The Challenge of the Country George Walter Fiske

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