Definitions for public school

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  1. public school(noun)

    a tuition free school in the United States supported by taxes and controlled by a school board

  2. public school(noun)

    private independent secondary school in Great Britain supported by endowment and tuition

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  1. public school(Noun)

    A fee-charging private or independent school.

  2. public school(Noun)

    A publicly administered school.

  3. Origin: From public (in the English sense, "open to all members of a community"; in the North American/Australian sense, "carried out or funded by the state on behalf of the people") + school.


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  • koulu, yleinen, peruskouluFinnish
  • សាលាសាធារណៈ, សាលារដ្ឋKhmer
  • [[escola]] [[pública]]Portuguese

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