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private school


Simple Definition of private school

  • : a school that does not get money from the government and that is run by a group of private individuals

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of private school

  1. :  a school that is established, conducted, and primarily supported by a nongovernmental agency


First Known Use of private school


Rhymes with private school

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