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Joe College

a personification of a typical male U.S. college student, especially in the 1930s.
Origin of Joe College
First recorded in 1935-40; modeled on Joe Blow Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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Joe College

noun phrase

A young man whose dress and manner betoken the nonacademic aspects of college life: a real Joe College type (1932+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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