collegiate

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj collegiate of or resembling or typical of a college or college students "collegiate living","collegiate attitudes","collegiate clothes"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: William Shatner went to Balfour Collegiate (Regina, Saskatchewan) during his high school years.
    • n Collegiate A member of a college.
    • a Collegiate Of or pertaining to a college; as, collegiate studies; a collegiate society.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • collegiate Pertaining to or of the nature of a college, or an organized body of men having certain common pursuits or duties: as, collegiate societies. Hooker. See college
    • collegiate Pertaining to a college within a university, or to a college which forms an independent institution for higher learning; furnished by or pursued in a college: as, collegiate life; collegiate education. See college, 2.
    • collegiate Constituted after the manner of or connected with a college in any sense: as, collegiate masterships in a university.
    • collegiate Collected; combined; united. Bacon.
    • collegiate In Scotland, a church or congregation the active pastor of which is the colleague and successor of the emeritus pastor.
    • collegiate In the United States, a corporate church having several houses of worship, with coordinate pastors.
    • n collegiate A member of a college or university.
    • n collegiate Same as collegian, 2.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Collegiate pertaining to or resembling a college: containing a college, as a town; instituted like a college: corporate
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Quotations

  • Thomas Jefferson
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    “We must train and classify the whole of our male citizens, and make military instruction a regular part of collegiate education.”

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. collegiatus,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. collège—L. collegium, from col, and legĕre, to gather.

Usage

In literature:

A Collegiate House has also been purchased, in which the unmarried members of the Chapter may reside as well as the Collegiate body.
"Bell's Cathedrals: Southwark Cathedral" by George Worley
The chancel of St Mary's was used for collegiate services, and parochial accommodation was limited.
"The Ground Plan of the English Parish Church" by A. Hamilton Thompson
They are natives and are now in America for collegiate study and training.
"Negro Folk Rhymes" by Thomas W. Talley
Two or three collegiate institutions will soon be needed in this region.
"A New Guide for Emigrants to the West" by J. M. Peck
Occasional Reports will also be given of Lectures delivered before the Collegiate, Mechanics', and other Institutions.
"Notes and Queries, No. 209, October 29 1853" by Various
Medical collegiate scepticism can deny anything.
"Buchanan's Journal of Man, September 1887" by Various
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"Luca Signorelli" by Maud Cruttwell
We were in the collegiate department together at first.
"The Dominant Dollar" by Will Lillibridge
The body of Agnes Sorel was, according to her own request, transported to Loches and buried in the choir of the Collegiate Church of St.
"In Château Land" by Anne Hollingsworth Wharton
We have only about twenty in the Collegiate Department.
"History of Woman Suffrage, Volume II"
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In news:

Staff photo by Scott Rodgers Wardlaw Academy running back Malik Lee was chosen as the Aiken Standard Player of the Week after rushing for 326 yards and five touchdowns in last week's first-round playoff win over Charleston Collegiate.
You've reached Rob with American Collegiate Society for Adapted Athletics.
Freshman Daquan Cook will make his collegiate debut while UNLV figures out how to play without all-conference forward.
' Aha moment' among latest additions to Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary.
Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary adds 15 new definitions.
The entry "f-bomb," photographed in New York, Friday, Aug 10, 2012, is one of about a hundred new additions in the 11th edition of Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary.
Notre Dame's Purcell Pavilion is a good example of how collegiate venues seek to emulate the experience of major league venues.
The Nevada skiing team is set to open its collegiate season Jan 5-11.
FAIRBANKS — Both the Alaska Nanooks and the Bowling Green State Falcons gained something from Saturday night's finale of their Central Collegiate Hockey Association series in the Carlson Center.
In my final trip across the nation's collegiate landscape, I visited students at Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, Massachusetts, an all women's liberal haven.
Collegiate program helps single mothers realize American dream COMMENTARY MICHAEL A MACDOWELL.
Anacostia locker rooms burglarized during Friendship Collegiate-Bergen Catholic game.
2 senior in the country, will announce his collegiate plans on Dec 20, according to multiple reports.
Texas-Pan American took a seven-stroke lead Friday in the first round of the PGA Minority Collegiate Golf Championship, while Bethune -Cookman opened a 19-shot advantage in the women's competition.
UCLA freshman Shabazz Muhammad scored 20 points in his second collegiate game.
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In science:

These strong, collegiate, friendly relationships will enable FuturICT to confront and overcome the challenges that will inevitably arise in such a major, significant project.
FuturICT
We thank as well the conveners of many other working groups for their collegial participation in many of our meetings.
Summary: Working Group on QCD and Strong Interactions
Personally I learned a great deal in a collegial and enthusiastic atmosphere. I would like to thank that organizers and Duke University for their wonderful organization and hospitality. I would also like to thank V.R.
Opening Remarks at Chiral Dynamics 2006:Experimental Tests of Chiral Symmetry Breaking
This work benefited from the collegial environment at the Institute for Astronomy of ETH Z ¨urich.
Atmospheric circulation of tidally locked exoplanets: a suite of benchmark tests for dynamical solvers
The reader should be warned against unreasonable expectations of quick solutions in view of the magnitude and complexity of the problem whose solution will predictably require a comprehensive collegial effort encompassing all current and new scientific and industrial knowledge in nuclear physics.
Conceivable new recycling of nuclear waste by nuclear power companies in their plants
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