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  1. academies(Noun)

    Plural form of academy.

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  1. Academies

    of Academy

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  1. Academies

    The Shūyuàn, usually known in English as Academies or Academies of Classical Learning, were a type of school in ancient China. Unlike national academy and district schools, shuyuan were usually private establishments built away from cities or towns, providing a quiet environment where scholars could engage in studies and contemplation without restrictions and worldly distractions.


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