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- n. a thinking place
- n. an establishment devoted to education or study
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as phrontisterion.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an establishment for study and learning (sometimes including modern universities)
Ancient Greek φροντιστήριον (phrontistērion), from φροντιστής (phrontistēs, "a thinker"), from φρονέω (phroneō, "to think"). (Wiktionary)