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A preparatory school.
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(Education) informal See preparatory school
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1. a private secondary school providing a college-preparatory education.
2. Brit. a private elementary school.
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|Noun||1.||prep school - a private secondary school |
Gymnasium, lycee, lyceum, middle school, secondary school - a school for students intermediate between elementary school and college; usually grades 9 to 12
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