collegiate institute


noun

(in Canada) a fully accredited high school teaching academic subjects under the supervision of a provincial government.

Nearby words

  1. collegial,
  2. collegiality,
  3. collegian,
  4. collegiate,
  5. collegiate church,
  6. collegium,
  7. collegium musicum,
  8. collembolan,
  9. collenchyma,
  10. collenchyme

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British Dictionary definitions for collegiate institute

collegiate institute

noun

Canadian (in certain provinces) a large secondary school with an academic, rather than vocational, emphasis
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