extramural courses

extramural courses
courses that are given outside or in addition to the usual courses of study at a university or college or at other educational institution

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • extramural — UK [ˌekstrəˈmjʊərəl] / US [ˌekstrəˈmjʊrəl] adjective 1) British extramural courses are given by a university or college for people who are not its usual students. These courses are often called continuing education. 2) British extramural… …   English dictionary

  • extramural — ex|tra|mu|ral [ˌekstrəˈmjuərəl US ˈmjur ] adj [only before noun] [Date: 1800 1900; : Latin; Origin: extra muros outside the walls ] 1.) relating to a place or organization but happening or done outside it ▪ extramural activities 2.) especially… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • extramural — adjective 1 connected with a place or organization but happening or done outside it: extramural activities 2 especially BrE extramural courses, studies etc involve students from outside a particular college or university opposite intramural …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • extramural — adjective Date: 1854 1. existing or functioning outside or beyond the walls, boundaries, or precincts of an organized unit (as a school or hospital) 2. chiefly British of, relating to, or taking part in extension courses or facilities •… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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