Oxbridge

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adjective Ox·bridge \ˈäks-ˌbrij\

Definition of Oxbridge

  1. :  of, relating to, or characteristic of Oxford and Cambridge Universities — compare plateglass, redbrick 2

Origin and Etymology of oxbridge

Oxford + Cambridge


First Known Use: 1955


OXBRIDGE Defined for English Language Learners

Oxbridge

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adjective Ox·bridge \ˈäks-ˌbrij\

Definition of Oxbridge for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to Oxford and Cambridge Universities

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