Definitions for jukuˈdʒu ku

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ju•kuˈdʒu ku(n.)(pl.)-ku.

  1. (in Japan) a school, attended in addition to one's normal school, where students prepare for college entrance examinations.

    Category: Education, Foreign Term

Origin of juku:

1980–85; < Japn


  1. Juku

    Gakushū juku are special private schools that offer lessons conducted after regular school hours and on the weekends.


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