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bur·sa·ry

 (bûr′sə-rē)
n. pl. bur·sa·ries
1. A treasury, especially of a public institution or religious order.
2. Chiefly British A scholarship granted to a university student in need.

[Medieval Latin bursāria, from bursa, purse; see bursa.]

bur·sar′i·al (bər-sâr′ē-əl) adj.

bursary

(ˈbɜːsərɪ)
n, pl -ries
1. (Education) Also called: bursarship a scholarship or grant awarded esp in Scottish and New Zealand schools, universities etc
2. (Education)
a. the treasury of a college, etc
b. the bursar's room in a college

bur•sa•ry

(ˈbɜr sə ri)

n., pl. -ries.
1. the treasury of a monastery.
2. Brit. a college scholarship.
[1530–40; < Medieval Latin]

bursary

the treasury, especially of a college. See also learning.
See also: Finance
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bursary - the treasury of a public institution or religious order
exchequer, treasury - the funds of a government or institution or individual
Translations

bursary

[ˈbɜːsərɪ] N (Brit) (Univ) → beca f

bursary

[ˈbɜːrsəri] n (British) (= grant) → bourse f (d'études)

bursary

n
(Brit: = grant) → Stipendium nt
(= office)Schatzamt nt; (Univ) → Quästur f

bursary

[ˈbɜːsərɪ] n (grant) → borsa di studio
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