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approved school

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishapproved schoolapˈproved ˌschool noun [countable] British English  SCCa special school in Britain in the past, where children who had done something illegal were sent if they were under 18
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approved schoolFinally he was sent to an approved school and then he disappeared from the district.Several in both groups were lesbian, some because they had formed such relationships in approved school or Borstal.About three years ago I was reading a newspaper and there was this big article about my approved school.It wasn't really that different from the approved school.The approved school at the Ferguson Loch was built with those bricks.The approved school was bloody disgusting.
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