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postsecondary

[pohst-sek-uh n-der-ee]
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  1. of or relating to education beyond high school: She completed her postsecondary education at a two-year college.
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Origin of postsecondary

First recorded in 1920–25; post- + secondary
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  • A third problem was the intense competition for places in higher education and other postsecondary institutions.

    Area Handbook for Bulgaria

    Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole

  • Between secondary and higher technical schools fall the advanced technicums, which function on a postsecondary level.

    Area Handbook for Bulgaria

    Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole