trade school
noun Date: 1853 a secondary school teaching the skilled trades

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • trade school — n. a school where a trade or trades are taught …   English World dictionary

  • trade school — trade′ school n. edu a high school giving instruction chiefly in the skilled trades • Etymology: 1885–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • trade school — noun a secondary school teaching the skilled trades (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑vocational school • Hypernyms: ↑secondary school, ↑lyceum, ↑lycee, ↑Gymnasium, ↑middle school * * * …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Trade school — Système éducatif des États Unis d Amérique Le Système éducatif des États Unis d’Amérique est décentralisé, la plupart des décisions sur les programmes et sur le financement étant prises par des instances locales : les school boards. Les… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • trade school — noun (C) especially AmE a school where people go in order to learn a particular trade (trade1 (4)) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • trade school — /ˈtreɪd skul/ (say trayd skoohl) noun a type of school for giving instruction in a trade or trades …   Australian English dictionary

  • trade school — professional school, school of commerce, school where one learns practical professional skills …   English contemporary dictionary

  • trade school — a high school giving instruction chiefly in the skilled trades. [1885 90] * * * …   Universalium

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