university extension

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noun

a system by which an institution provides educational programs, as evening classes, for students otherwise unable to attend.

Nearby words

  1. universe of discourse,
  2. universities,
  3. university,
  4. university city,
  5. university entrance,
  6. university heights,
  7. university park,
  8. university professor,
  9. university wits,
  10. univocal


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Examples from the Web for university extension

  • God knows what made me treat you to a university-extension lecture.

    Huntingtower|John Buchan
  • University-extension bulletins and courses of study offer numerous suggestions.

    A Library Primer|John Cotton Dana