land-grant college

noun
variants: or land-grant university

Definition of land-grant college

: one of certain institutions for higher education receiving federal aid under the Morrill acts of 1862 and 1890

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“Land-grant college.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/land-grant%20college. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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