What does TOEFL mean?

Definitions for TOEFLˈtoʊ fəl

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  1. TOEFL

    The TOEFL TOH-fəl, formally known as Test Of English as a Foreign Language, is a test of an individual's ability to use and understand English in an academic setting. The test is designed and administered by Educational Testing Service, and TOEFL is a registered trademark of ETS. It was developed to address the problem of ensuring English language proficiency for non-native speakers wishing to study at U.S. universities. It has become an admission requirement for non-native English speakers at many English-speaking colleges and universities. Additionally, institutions such as government agencies, licensing bodies, businesses, or scholarship programs may require this test. TOEFL scores are valid for two years, after then they are no longer reported.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of TOEFL in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of TOEFL in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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