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brown_university

  • noun a university in Rhode Island
    Brown.

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solomon_guggenheim

  • noun United States philanthropist; son of Meyer Guggenheim who created several foundations to support the arts (1861-1949)
    Guggenheim.

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mit

  • noun an engineering university in Cambridge
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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brown

  • noun an orange of low brightness and saturation
    brownness.
  • noun Scottish botanist who first observed the movement of small particles in fluids now known a Brownian motion (1773-1858)
    Robert Brown.

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columbia

  • noun a North American river; rises in southwestern Canada and flows southward across Washington to form the border between Washington and Oregon before emptying into the Pacific; known for its salmon runs in the spring
    Columbia River.
  • noun a town in west central Tennessee

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carnegie

  • noun United States educator famous for writing a book about how to win friends and influence people (1888-1955)
    Dale Carnegie.
  • noun United States industrialist and philanthropist who endowed education and public libraries and research trusts (1835-1919)
    Andrew Carnegie.

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holy_trinity

  • noun the union of the Father and Son and Holy Ghost in one Godhead
    Sacred Trinity; Trinity; Blessed Trinity.

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university_of_pittsburgh

  • noun a university in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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university_of_michigan

  • noun a university in Ann Arbor, Michigan

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university_of_pennsylvania

  • noun a university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Pennsylvania; Penn.

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oxford_university

  • noun a university in England
    Oxford.

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gift

  • noun something acquired without compensation
  • noun natural abilities or qualities
    talent; endowment; natural endowment.

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university_of_wisconsin

  • noun a university in Madison, Wisconsin

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university

  • noun the body of faculty and students at a university
  • noun establishment where a seat of higher learning is housed, including administrative and living quarters as well as facilities for research and teaching

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commodore_vanderbilt

  • noun United States financier who accumulated great wealth from railroad and shipping businesses (1794-1877)
    Cornelius Vanderbilt; Vanderbilt.

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nuffield

  • noun British industrialist who manufactured automobiles and created a philanthropic foundation (1877-1963)
    William Richard Morris; First Viscount Nuffield.

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johns_hopkins

  • noun United States financier and philanthropist who left money to found the university and hospital that bear his name in Baltimore (1795-1873)
    Hopkins.
  • noun a university in Baltimore

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harvard_university

  • noun a university in Massachusetts
    Harvard.

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ohio_state_university

  • noun a university in Columbus, Ohio

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mellon

  • noun United States financier and philanthropist (1855-1937)
    Andrew William Mellon; Andrew W. Mellon; Andrew Mellon.

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university_of_nebraska

  • noun a university in Lincoln, Nebraska

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harvard

  • noun a university in Massachusetts
    Harvard University.
  • noun American philanthropist who left his library and half his estate to the Massachusetts college that now bears his name (1607-1638)
    John Harvard.

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massachusetts

  • noun a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies
    MA; Old Colony; Bay State.
  • noun a member of the Algonquian people who formerly lived around Massachusetts Bay
    Massachuset.

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oxonian

  • noun a native or resident of Oxford
  • adjective of or pertaining to or characteristic of Oxford University
    • Oxonian education

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hopkins

  • noun United States educator and theologian (1802-1887)
    Mark Hopkins.
  • noun United States financier and philanthropist who left money to found the university and hospital that bear his name in Baltimore (1795-1873)
    Johns Hopkins.

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cornelius_vanderbilt

  • noun United States financier who accumulated great wealth from railroad and shipping businesses (1794-1877)
    Vanderbilt; Commodore Vanderbilt.

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alfred_bernhard_nobel

  • noun Swedish chemist remembered for his invention of dynamite and for the bequest that created the Nobel prizes (1833-1896)
    Alfred Nobel; Nobel.

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oxbridge

  • noun general term for an ancient and prestigious and privileged university (especially Oxford University or Cambridge University)

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cambridge

  • noun a university in England
    Cambridge University.
  • noun a city in Massachusetts just to the north of Boston; site of Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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andrew_carnegie

  • noun United States industrialist and philanthropist who endowed education and public libraries and research trusts (1835-1919)
    Carnegie.

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philanthropist

  • noun someone who makes charitable donations intended to increase human well-being
    altruist.

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guggenheim

  • noun United States philanthropist; son of Meyer Guggenheim who created several foundations to support the arts (1861-1949)
    Solomon Guggenheim.
  • noun United States industrialist (born in Switzerland) who with his sons established vast mining and metal processing companies (1828-1905)
    Meyer Guggenheim.

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john_harvard

  • noun American philanthropist who left his library and half his estate to the Massachusetts college that now bears his name (1607-1638)
    Harvard.

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redbrick

  • adjective satellite of or relating to British universities founded in the late 19th century or the 20th century
    red-brick.

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john_davison_rockefeller

  • noun United States industrialist who made a fortune in the oil business and gave half of it away (1839-1937)
    John D. Rockefeller; Rockefeller.

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cooper

  • noun United States industrialist who built the first American locomotive; founded Cooper Union in New York City to offer free courses in the arts and sciences (1791-1883)
    Peter Cooper.
  • noun United States film actor noted for his portrayals of strong silent heroes (1901-1961)
    Gary Cooper; Frank Cooper.

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university_of_north_carolina

  • noun a university in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

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elihu_yale

  • noun English philanthropist who made contributions to a college in Connecticut that was renamed in his honor (1649-1721)
    Yale.

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cornell

  • noun United States actress noted for her performances in Broadway plays (1893-1974)
    Katherine Cornell.
  • noun United States businessman who unified the telegraph system in the United States and who in 1865 (with Andrew D. White) founded Cornell University (1807-1874)
    Ezra Cornell.

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stanford_university

  • noun a university in California
    Stanford.

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sorbonne

  • noun a university in Paris; intellectual center of France
    Paris University; University of Paris.

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nobel

  • noun Swedish chemist remembered for his invention of dynamite and for the bequest that created the Nobel prizes (1833-1896)
    Alfred Bernhard Nobel; Alfred Nobel.

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redbrick_university

  • noun (British informal) a provincial British university of relatively recent founding; distinguished from Oxford University and Cambridge University

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john_d._rockefeller

  • noun United States industrialist who made a fortune in the oil business and gave half of it away (1839-1937)
    Rockefeller; John Davison Rockefeller.

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university_of_texas

  • noun a university in Austin, Texas

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city

  • noun a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts
    metropolis; urban center.
    • Ancient Troy was a great city
  • noun an incorporated administrative district established by state charter
    • the city raised the tax rate

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andrew_w._mellon

  • noun United States financier and philanthropist (1855-1937)
    Andrew William Mellon; Mellon; Andrew Mellon.

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vanderbilt

  • noun United States financier who accumulated great wealth from railroad and shipping businesses (1794-1877)
    Cornelius Vanderbilt; Commodore Vanderbilt.

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hyp

An abbreviation of hypochonaria; -- usually in plural. Colloq.
Heaven send thou hast not got the hyps. Swift.

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peter_cooper

  • noun United States industrialist who built the first American locomotive; founded Cooper Union in New York City to offer free courses in the arts and sciences (1791-1883)
    Cooper.

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philanthropy

  • noun voluntary promotion of human welfare
    philanthropic gift.

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william_richard_morris

  • noun British industrialist who manufactured automobiles and created a philanthropic foundation (1877-1963)
    Nuffield; First Viscount Nuffield.

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alfred_nobel

  • noun Swedish chemist remembered for his invention of dynamite and for the bequest that created the Nobel prizes (1833-1896)
    Alfred Bernhard Nobel; Nobel.

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columbia_university

  • noun a university in New York City
    Columbia.

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cambridge_university

  • noun a university in England
    Cambridge.

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princeton

  • noun a university town in central New Jersey
  • noun a university in New Jersey
    Princeton University.

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pennsylvania

  • noun a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
    Keystone State; PA.
  • noun one of the British colonies that formed the United States

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altruism

  • noun the quality of unselfish concern for the welfare of others
    selflessness.

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princeton_university

  • noun a university in New Jersey
    Princeton.

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andrew_mellon

  • noun United States financier and philanthropist (1855-1937)
    Andrew William Mellon; Andrew W. Mellon; Mellon.

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hyp

An abbreviation of hypochonaria; -- usually in plural. Colloq.
Heaven send thou hast not got the hyps. Swift.

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paris_university

  • noun a university in Paris; intellectual center of France
    University of Paris; Sorbonne.

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philanthropic

  • adjective satellite generous in assistance to the poor
    benevolent; eleemosynary; beneficent.
    • a benevolent contributor
    • eleemosynary relief
    • philanthropic contributions
  • adjective of or relating to or characterized by philanthropy
    • a philanthropic society

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university_of_vermont

  • noun a university in Burlington, Vermont

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self-sacrifice

  • noun acting with less concern for yourself than for the success of the joint activity
    selflessness.

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hershey

  • noun United States confectioner and philanthropist who created the model industrial town of Hershey, Pennsylvania; founded an industrial school for orphan boys (1857-1945)
    Milton Snavely Hershey.
  • noun an industrial town to the east of Harrisburg

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yale_university

  • noun a university in Connecticut
    Yale.

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city_university

  • noun an urban university in a large city

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university_of_paris

  • noun a university in Paris; intellectual center of France
    Paris University; Sorbonne.

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milton_snavely_hershey

  • noun United States confectioner and philanthropist who created the model industrial town of Hershey, Pennsylvania; founded an industrial school for orphan boys (1857-1945)
    Hershey.

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university_of_sussex

  • noun a red-brick university in Brighton, England
    Sussex University.

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university_of_washington

  • noun a university in Seattle, Washington

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massachusetts_institute_of_technology

  • noun an engineering university in Cambridge
    MIT.

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altruist

  • noun someone who makes charitable donations intended to increase human well-being
    philanthropist.

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selflessness

  • noun the quality of unselfish concern for the welfare of others
    altruism.
  • noun acting with less concern for yourself than for the success of the joint activity
    self-sacrifice.

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carnegie_mellon_university

  • noun an engineering university in Pittsburgh

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university_of_california_at_berkeley

  • noun a university in Berkeley, California

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penn

  • noun Englishman and Quaker who founded the colony of Pennsylvania (1644-1718)
    William Penn.
  • noun a university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Pennsylvania; University of Pennsylvania.

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ivy

  • noun Old World vine with lobed evergreen leaves and black berrylike fruits
    Hedera helix; English ivy; common ivy.

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self

  • noun your consciousness of your own identity
    ego.
  • noun a person considered as a unique individual
    • one's own self

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ezra_cornell

  • noun United States businessman who unified the telegraph system in the United States and who in 1865 (with Andrew D. White) founded Cornell University (1807-1874)
    Cornell.

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oxford

  • noun a city in southern England to the northwest of London; site of Oxford University
  • noun a university town in northern Mississippi; home of William Faulkner

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sussex_university

  • noun a red-brick university in Brighton, England
    University of Sussex.

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university_of_chicago

  • noun a university in Chicago, Illinois

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stanford

  • noun United States railroad executive and founder of Stanford University (1824-1893)
    Leland Stanford.
  • noun a university in California
    Stanford University.

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sacrifice

  • noun the act of losing or surrendering something as a penalty for a mistake or fault or failure to perform etc.
    forfeit; forfeiture.
  • noun personnel that are sacrificed (e.g., surrendered or lost in order to gain an objective)

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cornell_university

  • noun a university in Ithaca, New York

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rockefeller

  • noun United States industrialist who made a fortune in the oil business and gave half of it away (1839-1937)
    John D. Rockefeller; John Davison Rockefeller.

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duke_university

  • noun a university in Durham, North Carolina

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yale

  • noun a university in Connecticut
    Yale University.
  • noun English philanthropist who made contributions to a college in Connecticut that was renamed in his honor (1649-1721)
    Elihu Yale.

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university_of_west_virginia

  • noun a university in Morgantown, West Virginia

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lower

  • noun the lower of two berths
    lower berth.
  • verb move something or somebody to a lower position
    take down; get down; let down; bring down.
    • take down the vase from the shelf

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first_viscount_nuffield

  • noun British industrialist who manufactured automobiles and created a philanthropic foundation (1877-1963)
    Nuffield; William Richard Morris.

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cooper_union_for_the_advancement_of_science_and_art

  • noun university founded in 1859 by Peter Cooper to offer free courses in the arts and sciences
    Cooper Union.

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philanthropic_gift

  • noun voluntary promotion of human welfare
    philanthropy.

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andrew_william_mellon

  • noun United States financier and philanthropist (1855-1937)
    Andrew W. Mellon; Mellon; Andrew Mellon.

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cooper_union

  • noun university founded in 1859 by Peter Cooper to offer free courses in the arts and sciences
    Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art.

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