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  ( universities    plural  ) A university is an institution where students study for degrees and where academic research is done.      n-var; n-in-names  
Patrick is now at London University..., They want their daughter to go to university, but they are also keen that she get a summer job..., The university refused to let Dick Gregory speak on campus.     

Open University     
In Britain, the Open University is a university that runs degree courses using the radio and television, for students who want to study part-time or mainly at home.      n-proper   the N  

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