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noun [countable/uncountable]     prep school pronunciation in British English
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singularprep school
pluralprep schools
  1. 1
    in the UK, a private school for children between the ages of 7 or 8 and 11 or 13
  2. 2
    in the US, a private school for children over the age of 11 that prepares them for college
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