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trade school

n.
A secondary school that offers instruction in skilled trades; a vocational school.
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trade school

n
(Education) a school or teaching unit organized by an industry or large company to provide trade training, apprentice education, and similar courses
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trade′ school`


n.
a high school giving instruction chiefly in the skilled trades.
[1885–90]
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Noun1.trade school - a secondary school teaching the skilled tradestrade school - a secondary school teaching the skilled trades
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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