studium generale

stu·​di·​um gen·​er·​a·​le | \ ˈst(y)üdēəmˌjenəˈra(ˌ)lē, -rā(ˌ)-; ˈstüdēəmˌgenəˈräˌlā \
plural studia generalia\ -​dēə...lēə \

Definition of studium generale

: a place or institute of studies where people from all parts of the world may come to study any subject especially : a medieval university

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History and Etymology for studium generale

Medieval Latin, universal studying place

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“Studium generale.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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