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noun

study programs offered by a school, college, or university during the summer to those who wish to obtain their degrees more quickly, who must make up credits, or who wish to supplement their education.
a school offering such programs.

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Origin of summer school

An Americanism dating back to 1870–75
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summer school

noun

a school, academic course, etc, held during the summer
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