Complete Definition of "institution"

English

Pronunciation
(Received Pronunciation|UK) IPA|/ËɪnstɪËtjuËÊÉn/, SAMPA|/%InstI?"tju:[email protected]/
(General American|US) IPA|/ËɪnstɪËtuËÊÉn/, SAMPA|/%InstI?"tu:[email protected]/

Etymology
From OF. #French|institution.

Noun
wikipedia
en-noun

  1. An established organisation, especially one dedicated to education, public service, culture or the care of the destitute, poor etc.
  2. The building which houses such an organisation.
  3. A custom or practice of a society or community - marriage for example.
  4. (Informal) - A person long established with a certain place or position.
  5. The act of instituting.

Translations

Dutch: instelling
Finnish: instituutio (1,3), laitos (1)
French: #French|institution
German: Institution f (1,3,4)
Kurdish: KUchar|دÙâزگا
Spanish: institución f


French

Etymology
From L. institutio (nominative of institutionem).

Noun
fr-noun|f

  1. #Noun|institution

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