training school

noun

Definition of training school

1 : a school preparing students for a particular occupation
2 : a correctional institution for the custody and reeducation of juvenile delinquents

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Two more will be donated to flight-training schools. Mary Schlangensteinbloomberg, Los Angeles Times, "Crews loved and hated the MD-80 jet. After 36 years, American Airlines says goodbye," 4 Sep. 2019 Rheaume, 40, of St. George has operated Healing Companion for more than a year after opening her office inside MuttSchool, a dog training school just east of Manhattan Regional Airport. Savananah Rattanavong, chicagotribune.com, "Kansas woman uses massage therapy to help dogs," 30 July 2019 The health authority said the Clackamas County resident had visited a Salem missionary training school, Youth With a Mission, at the same time as an Illinois resident who was contagious with measles. oregonlive, "Measles outbreak: New cases erupt in Multnomah, Clackamas counties," 22 Mar. 2019 Fire departments and fire training schools across Connecticut have been using PFAS foam for decades in both training and to battle major fuel and chemical fires. Gregory B. Hladky, courant.com, "Gov. Ned Lamont sets up state task force on hazardous chemical compound that spilled into Farmington River," 8 July 2019 Guerra said, noting that these scenarios are not covered in training school. Cathy Kozlowicz, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Sussex Fire Department helps a 9-year-old reunite two trapped ducklings with their mother and 14 siblings," 26 June 2019 The alarm was raised at approximately 8:30 p.m. Petty Officer Lombardo said one helicopter from the aviation training school in Mobile was out searching for the two men along with a second helicopter out of New Orleans. Christopher Harress | Charress@al.com, al.com, "Two missing in Mobile Bay, US Coast Guard active in search," 26 June 2019 Justin Boccio, 33, of Deerfield Beach, a former instructor at a Fort Lauderdale flight training school, was arrested April 1. Tonya Alanez, sun-sentinel.com, "Kidnappers grab plastic surgeon, tie him up and torture him with a blowtorch, court papers say," 13 June 2019 The intelligence officials who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to talk to the media said the overnight airstrike hit a training school and nearby hospital in Sakow, a town in Middle Jubba region. Abdi Guled, Fox News, "Somali officials: Airstrike kills or hurts several al-Shabab," 19 Sep. 2018

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First Known Use of training school

1712, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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