Definition of lyceum
1 : a hall for public lectures or discussions
2 : an association providing public lectures, concerts, and entertainments
3 : lycée
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The Chandor Gardens Foundation envisions a lyceum, restaurant, classrooms, and amphitheater for the property.
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Origin and Etymology of lyceum
Latin Lyceum, gymnasium near Athens where Aristotle taught, from Greek Lykeion, from neuter of lykeios, epithet of Apollo
First Known Use: 1786See Words from the same year
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