scholasticate

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noun scho·las·ti·cate \skə-ˈlas-tə-ˌkāt, -ti-kət\

Definition of scholasticate

  1. :  a college-level school of general study for those preparing for membership in a Roman Catholic religious order

Origin and Etymology of scholasticate

New Latin scholasticatus, from scholasticus student in a scholasticate


First Known Use: 1853


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