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  • n. Plural form of bursar.


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  • As they prepare to raise their fees again, bursars at some of Britain's top public schools have explained that the cost of complying with Health and Safety regulations is partly to blame.

    A Short and Winding Road for the Euro

  • She walked to the bursars office, signed Briana Leighs name to the back, and cashed the check.

    Beautiful Disaster

  • VELSHI: One of the things we have talked about in the past is that the abundance of scholarships and bursars and things that are out there that people don't even know about.

    CNN Transcript May 24, 2008

  • While it attracts a handful of whites from poor backgrounds, most of the bursars are from African, coloured and Indian communities.


  • The result is a backlash for the independent sector where the battle to control costs is now at the top of the agenda for bursars and school heads.

    Independent schools rewarded for better risk-management

  • To satisfy the lust for money of the bursars of multiple universities, and to mollify, and sometimes even keep cheerful, his two sons, one or the other or both of whom seem to have been a full-time college, graduate, or — gasp!

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  • We have delayed entering the market until we were confident we had a bespoke solution to the particular needs of bursars and private school heads as well as the backing of a world-class underwriter which understands the schools environment.

    Archive 2006-08-01

  • The Eastern Cape health department on Tuesday moved to reassure parents and student bursars that millions the department owed to universities would be paid before the end-of-year exams.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • In addition the company supports six current bursars that it has been funding over the last few years, for which almost R150,000 has been set aside.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • By the end of December 1994 there were 1057 black bursars and trainees at Eskom.

    ANC Daily News Briefing


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