from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A school that is intermediate in level between elementary school and college and that usually offers general, technical, vocational, or college-preparatory curricula.
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- n. (UK) In the UK, a state school attended between the ages of 11 and 16 or 18.
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- n. a school for students intermediate between elementary school and college; usually grades 9 to 12
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