lyceum

Definitions of lyceum
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n a public hall for lectures and concerts

Type of:
hall
a large building for meetings or entertainment

n a school for students intermediate between elementary school and college; usually grades 9 to 12

Synonyms:
Gymnasium, lycee, middle school, secondary school
Types:
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academy
a secondary school (usually private)
trade school, vocational school
a secondary school teaching the skilled trades
high, high school, highschool, senior high, senior high school
a public secondary school usually including grades 9 through 12
junior high, junior high school
a secondary school usually including 7th and 8th grades
prep school, preparatory school
a private secondary school
public school
private independent secondary school in Great Britain supported by endowment and tuition
grammar school
a secondary school emphasizing Latin and Greek in preparation for college
secondary modern school
a former British secondary school emphasizing practical rather than academic education
composite school, comprehensive school
a large British or Canadian secondary school for children of all abilities
choir school, schola cantorum
a school that is part of a cathedral or monastery where boys with singing ability can receive a general education
Eton College
a public school for boys founded in 1440; located in Berkshire
Winchester College
the oldest English public school; located in Winchester
Type of:
school
an educational institution

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