training college

noun

Definition of training college

British

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Recent Examples on the Web She had recently been married and had graduated from a teacher training college. BostonGlobe.com, 30 Mar. 2021 Just before midnight on March 11 gunmen barged into a school around 300 yards from a military training college in Kaduna state and seized dozens of students from their dormitories. Joe Parkinson, WSJ, 23 Mar. 2021 Before filing his paperwork to run for president in the fall of 2017, Mr. Yang ran the nonprofit organization Venture for America, whose mission involved training college graduates in entrepreneurship. Matt Stevens, New York Times, 5 Mar. 2020 After school, Moi opted to go to a teacher training college. Gabrielle Lynch, Quartz Africa, 3 Feb. 2020 Students from a rural teacher-training college were trying to secure buses for a trip to Mexico City. New York Times, 26 Sep. 2019 It was made for Osborne House, a training college for naval officers on the Isle of Wight. Casey Quackenbush, Time, 5 July 2018 In two days in the kingdom, the prince will also tour a vocational training college with links to Britain's Middlesex University, meet Syrian refugee children and tour the Roman ruins of the Jerash archaeological site. Fox News, 24 June 2018 In two days in the kingdom, the prince will also tour a vocational training college with links to Britain’s Middlesex University, meet Syrian refugee children and tour the Roman ruins of the Jerash archaeological site. Washington Post, 24 June 2018

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First Known Use of training college

1839, in the meaning defined above

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“Training college.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/training%20college. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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training college

noun

English Language Learners Definition of training college

: a college that prepares people for a particular job especially : a college for the training of teachers

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