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matriculate

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matriculatema‧tric‧u‧late /məˈtrɪkjəleɪt/ verb [intransitive] formal  SECto officially begin studying at a university or, in the US, at a school or collegematriculate at Aged only 15, he matriculated at the University of Leipzig. matriculated studentsmatriculation /məˌtrɪkjəˈleɪʃən/ noun [uncountable]
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matriculateAnd it was Morrill who went to Clayt three years ago and asked that Ezra be allowed to matriculate.At school they shared truancy escapades, which developed a more interesting potential once they had matriculated.He matriculated at Exeter College, Oxford, in 1670.At fifteen, he matriculated at the University of Leipzig, where he continued his independent approaches to knowledge.Donnellan likes to say she matriculated at the University of Mars.Cecil matriculated at Trinity College, Oxford, on 16 July 1621 but did not proceed to a degree.He matriculated in 1711 at Cambridge, where he was admitted as a pensioner to Clare Hall on 2 July.
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Verb table
matriculate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theymatriculate
he, she, itmatriculates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theymatriculated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave matriculated
he, she, ithas matriculated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad matriculated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill matriculate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have matriculated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam matriculating
he, she, itis matriculating
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you, we, theyare matriculating
Past
I, he, she, itwas matriculating
you, we, theywere matriculating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been matriculating
he, she, ithas been matriculating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been matriculating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be matriculating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been matriculating
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