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study

stud·y

study

 
pronunciation:
stuh di
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
inflections: studies
definition: an area of knowledge.
The study of medicine includes learning about diseases.
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: studied, studies, studying
definition 1: to try to gain knowledge or skill.
Please don't bother me while I'm studying.
 
similar words:
educate oneself, learn, read
definition 2: to learn or gain skill in.
He is studying chemistry at the university.
synonyms:
take
similar words:
learn
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  book, education, knowledge, learn, room, school, science, skeleton