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prep school

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noun
  1. preparatory school.
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Origin of prep school

First recorded in 1890–95
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  • You know, Driscoll insists that you cant make a prep-school player from a high-school fellow.

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    Ralph Henry Barbour


British Dictionary definitions for prep school

prep school

noun
  1. informal See preparatory school
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