student union
noun Date: 1949 a building on a college campus that is devoted to student activities and that usually contains lounges, auditoriums, offices, and game rooms

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • student union — n. a building on a college or university campus used for student activities and usually having meeting and recreation rooms, offices, a snack bar, etc …   English World dictionary

  • student union — also .students union BrE n 1.) a building where students go to meet socially 2.) BrE an association of students in a particular college or university …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • student union — noun count a building at a college or university where students can meet and take part in activities …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Student union — The term student union can be used in either of two senses: * Students union, a student organization at many colleges and universities dedicated to student governance (not common in USA, see below) * Student activity center, a building that… …   Wikipedia

  • student union — students union UK / US or student union UK / US noun [countable] Word forms students union : singular students union plural students unions Word forms student union : singular student union plural student unions a) an organization at a university …   English dictionary

  • student union — noun Student union is used before these nouns: ↑election …   Collocations dictionary

  • student union — /ˈstjudnt junjən/ (say styoohdnt yoohnyuhn) noun an organisation of students, usually at a tertiary institution, which provides services for members. Also, student guild …   Australian English dictionary

  • student union — noun a building on a college campus dedicated to social and organizational activities of the student body • Hypernyms: ↑building, ↑edifice • Part Holonyms: ↑campus …   Useful english dictionary

  • student union — a building or rooms on a college or university campus, set aside for recreational, social, and governmental activities of the students. [1945 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • ˌstudent ˈunion — noun [C] an organization at a university or college that helps students by providing services and places to meet or play sport …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

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