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campus

noun

Synonyms of campus

the area and buildings around a university, college, school, etc.
  • Visitors crowded the campus on graduation day.
  • Rallies were held on university campuses across the country.
  • We walked around the campus on our first day.

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The first known use of campus was in 1774

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camps (out in)

campus

campuses

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“Campus.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/campus. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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