junior high
noun see junior high school

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • junior high — junior highs N COUNT: usu singular, oft N n In the United States, junior high is the school that young people attend between the ages of 11 or 12 and 14 or 15. ...Benjamin Franklin Junior High. ...He dropped out of Junior High School …   English dictionary

  • junior high — ➡ junior high school * * * …   Universalium

  • junior high — noun a secondary school usually including 7th and 8th grades (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑junior high school • Hypernyms: ↑secondary school, ↑lyceum, ↑lycee, ↑Gymnasium, ↑middle school * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • junior high — noun Junior high school …   Wiktionary

  • junior high — noun Junior high is used before these nouns: ↑school, ↑teacher …   Collocations dictionary

  • junior high — See high school …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • junior high school — noun count or uncount * a school in the U.S. for children between the ages of twelve and fifteen. A junior high school is sometimes simply called a junior high: My youngest daughter is in junior high school. a junior high school teacher …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • junior high school — also .junior high n [U and C] a school in the US and Canada for children aged between 12 and 14 or 15 →↑middle school, ↑senior high school …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • junior high school — ☆ junior high school n. a school intermediate between elementary school and senior high school: it usually includes grades 7, 8, and 9: see MIDDLE SCHOOL …   English World dictionary

  • Junior High School — Schulsystem der Vereinigten Staaten Das Schulsystem der Vereinigten Staaten ist aufgrund der föderalistischen Staatsform eine Angelegenheit der Bundesstaaten, so dass es im Schulwesen eine große Vielfalt von Regelungen gibt. So beträgt die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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