training college
noun Date: 1850 British teachers college

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • training college — training .college n [U and C] BrE a college for adults that gives training for a particular profession ▪ a teacher training college ▪ a training college for pilots …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Training college — Training Train ing, n. The act of one who trains; the act or process of exercising, disciplining, etc.; education. [1913 Webster] {Fan training} (Hort.), the operation of training fruit trees, grapevines, etc., so that the branches shall radiate… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • training college — training ,college noun count or uncount BRITISH in the U.K., a college where people train for a particular job or profession …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • training college — ► NOUN ▪ (in the UK) a college where people, especially prospective teachers, are trained …   English terms dictionary

  • Training college — (spr. trēning kóllĭdsch), in England soviel wie Lehrerseminar …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • training college — noun a school providing training for a special field or profession • Regions: ↑United Kingdom, ↑UK, ↑U.K., ↑Britain, ↑United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, ↑Great Britain • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • training college — noun (C, U) BrE a college for adults that gives training for a particular profession: a teacher training college | a training college for pilots …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • training college — UK / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms training college : singular training college plural training colleges in the UK, a college where people train for a particular job or profession …   English dictionary

  • training college — college where people are trained to be teachers …   English contemporary dictionary

  • training college — Brit. a school providing training for a special field or profession. [1820 30] * * * …   Universalium

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