university college

noun

1
: a college attached to or affiliated with a university
2
British : a college lacking the right to confer its own degrees and for this purpose attached to but physically separate from a university

Word History

First Known Use

1838, in the meaning defined at sense 2

Time Traveler
The first known use of university college was in 1838

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“University college.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/university%20college. Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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