institution

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (UK) IPA: /ˌɪnstɪˈtjuːʃən/, SAMPA: /%InstI"tju:S@n/
  • (US) IPA: /ˌɪnstɪˈtuːʃən/, SAMPA: /%InstI"tu:S@n/
  • (file)

Noun[change]

Singular
institution

Plural
institutions

The building for an institution.
  1. An institution is a large group of people who work together for a specific purpose. Examples include hospitals, universities, and banks.
    Banks, insurance companies and other financial institutions are already offering internet services.

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