civic university

noun

Definition of civic university

: one of the modern universities in Great Britain founded since the early 19th century originally designed for the education of middle-class youth and therefore usually nonresidential and situated in a large city

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“Civic university.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/civic%20university. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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