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To study, or to study hard - synonyms or related words

study

verb

to learn about a subject by going to school, university etc

learn

verb

to study something so that you remember it exactly

train

verb

to study something such as painting, dancing, or singing for a long time

take

verb

to study a particular subject at school or college

cram

verb

informal

to study hard in order to learn a lot in a short time, especially for an examination

research

verb

to make a detailed study of something in order to discover new facts

do

verb

British

to study a subject

read

verb

British

old-fashioned

to study a particular subject at university

revise

verb

British

to read and learn information that you have studied in order to prepare for an examination. The American word is review

specialize

verb

to be an expert in a particular part of a subject or profession

nanodegree

a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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hypocaust

an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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