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student body

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noun
  1. all the students enrolled at an educational institution.

Origin of student body

First recorded in 1920–25
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples

  • Like oases are these Freshmen to the Student-Body collector.

    Stanford Stories

    Charles K. Field

  • He gave us the whole history of the Student-Body from the days of 'Ninety-one up.

    Stanford Stories

    Charles K. Field

  • I was invited on condition that I would not let the student-body know of these sub rosa fiestas.

  • The educational influence the student-body as a whole will have upon the development of the individual has been already mentioned.

    The American Country Girl

    Martha Foote Crow

  • The student-body is fundamentally divided into day-students and night-students.