Rhodes scholar


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Rhodes scholar

n.
A student who holds a scholarship established by the will of Cecil J. Rhodes that permits attendance at Oxford University for a period of two or three years.

Rhodes scholarship n.
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Noun1.Rhodes scholar - a student who holds one of the scholarships endowed by the will of Cecil J. Rhodes that enables the student to study at Oxford University
scholar - a student who holds a scholarship
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