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boarding school

n.
A school where pupils are provided with meals and lodging.

boarding school

n
(Education) a school providing living accommodation for some or all of its pupils

board′ing school`


n.
a school at which the pupils receive meals and lodging (disting. from day school).
[1670–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.boarding school - a private school where students are lodged and fed as well as taughtboarding school - a private school where students are lodged and fed as well as taught
private school - a school established and controlled privately and supported by endowment and tuition
day school - a private school taking day students only
Translations
internátní škola
kostskole
sisäoppilaitos
internat
寄宿学校
기숙 학교
internatskola
โรงเรียนประจำ
trường nội trú

boarding school

ncollegio, convitto

boarding school

مَدْرَسَة داخِلِيَّة internátní škola kostskole Internat οικοτροφείο internado sisäoppilaitos internat internat collegio 寄宿学校 기숙 학교 kostschool internatskole szkoła z internatem colégio interno, internato школа-интернат internatskola โรงเรียนประจำ yatılı okul trường nội trú 寄宿学校
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