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noun study pronunciation in American English /ˈstʌdi/
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] the process of learning about a subject by going to class and reading
    Libraries are not used only for study.
    study of: a center for the study of Asian languages
  2. 2


    [plural] the work that you do while you are at a college or university
    Sarah wants to continue her studies.
  3. 3
    [countable] a research project that examines a problem or a particular subject
    The study showed a link between radiation leaks and cancer.
  4. 6
    [countable] music a piece of music that is written to help people to practice a musical instrument
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