HyperDic: gymnasium

English > 2 senses of the word Gymnasium / gymnasium:
NOUNgroupGymnasium, secondary school, lyceum, lycee, middle schoola school for students intermediate between elementary school and college
artifactgymnasium, gymathletic facility equipped for sports or physical training
Gymnasium / gymnasium > pronunciation
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English > Gymnasium: 2 senses > noun 1, group
MeaningA school for students intermediate between elementary school and college; usually grades 9 to 12.
Synonymssecondary school, lyceum, lycee, middle school
NarroweracademyA secondary school (usually private)
comprehensive school, composite schoolA large British or Canadian secondary school for children of all abilities
grammar schoolA secondary school emphasizing Latin and Greek in preparation for college
junior high school, junior highA secondary school usually including 7th and 8th grades
preparatory school, prep schoolA private secondary school
public schoolprivate independent secondary school in Great Britain supported by endowment and tuition
secondary modern schoolA former British secondary school emphasizing practical rather than academic education
senior high school, senior high, high, highschool, high schoolA public secondary school usually including grades 9 through 12
trade school, vocational schoolA secondary school teaching the skilled trades / trades
BroaderschoolAn educational institution
Spanishenseñanza media, escuela media, instituto, liceo, secundaria
Catalanensenyament mitjà, escola secundària, gimnàs, institut, liceu, secundària
English > gymnasium: 2 senses > noun 2, artifact
Meaningathletic facility equipped for sports or physical training.
Broaderathletic facilityA facility for athletic events

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