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A private girls' school that stresses training in cultural subjects and social activities.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
(Education) a private school for girls that prepares them for society by teaching social graces and accomplishments
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
a private school, usu. a high school or junior college, that educates young women for life in society.
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A private school for girls at which students are taught social and cultural skills to equip them for life in society.
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