scho·​la | \ ˈskōlə \
plural scholae\ -​ˌlē , -​ˌlī \ also scholas

Definition of schola

1a : an ancient Roman school
b : a private room in an ancient Roman residence
c : a lecture hall or meeting room (as of a guild or corporation)
2 [Late Latin, from Latin] : an ancient Roman association of persons (as military men) sharing a common interest or profession

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“Schola.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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