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College vs. Colleague — What's the Difference?

College vs. Colleague — What's the Difference?

Difference Between College and Colleague

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College

A college (Latin: collegium) is an educational institution or a constituent part of one. A college may be a degree-awarding tertiary educational institution, a part of a collegiate or federal university, an institution offering vocational education, or a secondary school.
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Colleague

A fellow member of a profession, staff, or academic faculty; an associate.
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College

An institution of higher learning that grants the bachelor's degree in liberal arts or science or both.
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Colleague

A fellow member of a profession, staff, academic faculty or other organization; an associate.
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College

An undergraduate division or school of a university offering courses and granting degrees in a particular field or group of fields.
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Colleague

To unite or associate with another or with others.
Young Fortinbras,/ Holding a weak supposal of our worth/...Colleagued with the dream of his advantage,/...hath not failed to pester us with message/ Importing the surrender of those lands/Lost by his father. - Hamlet (Act I, Scene 2)
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College

A junior or community college.
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Colleague

A partner or associate in some civil or ecclesiastical office or employment. It is never used of partners in trade or manufactures.
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College

A school offering special instruction in a professional or technical subject
A medical college.
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Colleague

To unite or associate with another or with others.
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College

The students, faculty, and administration of one of these schools or institutions
New policies adopted by the college.
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Colleague

An associate you work with
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College

The building, buildings, or grounds where one of these schools or institutions is located
Drove over to the college.
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Colleague

A person who is member of your class or profession;
The surgeon consulted his colleagues
He sent e-mail to his fellow hackers
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College

Chiefly British A self-governing society of scholars for study or instruction, incorporated within a university.
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College

An institution for secondary education in France and certain other countries that is not supported by the state.
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College

A body of persons having a common purpose or shared duties
A college of surgeons.
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College

An electoral college.
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College

A body of clerics living together on an endowment.
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College

(obsolete) A corporate group; a group of colleagues.
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College

(in some proper nouns) A group sharing common purposes or goals.
College of Cardinals, College of Surgeons
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College

(politics) An electoral college.
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College

An academic institution.
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College

A specialized division of a university.
College of Engineering
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College

An institution of higher education teaching undergraduates.
She's still in college
These should be his college years, but he joined the Army.
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College

A university.
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College

(Canada) A postsecondary institution that offers vocational training and/or associate's degrees.
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College

A non-specialized, semi-autonomous division of a university, with its own faculty, departments, library, etc.
Pembroke College, Cambridge
Balliol College, Oxford
University College, London
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College

(UK) An institution of further education at an intermediate level; sixth form.
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College

(UK) An institution for adult education at a basic or intermediate level (teaching those of any age).
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College

A high school or secondary school.
Eton College
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College

(Australia) A private (non-government) primary or high school.
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College

(Australia) A residential hall associated with a university, possibly having its own tutors.
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College

(Singapore) A government high school, short for junior college.
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College

(in Chile) A bilingual school.
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College

A collection, body, or society of persons engaged in common pursuits, or having common duties and interests, and sometimes, by charter, peculiar rights and privileges; as, a college of heralds; a college of electors; a college of bishops.
The college of the cardinals.
Then they made colleges of sufferers; persons who, to secure their inheritance in the world to come, did cut off all their portion in this.
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College

A society of scholars or friends of learning, incorporated for study or instruction, esp. in the higher branches of knowledge; as, the colleges of Oxford and Cambridge Universities, and many American colleges.
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College

A building, or number of buildings, used by a college.
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College

Fig.: A community.
Thick as the college of the bees in May.
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College

The body of faculty and students of a college
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College

An institution of higher education created to educate and grant degrees; often a part of a university
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College

British slang for prison
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College

A complex of buildings in which a college is housed
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