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university of illinois

state system of higher education in Illinois, U.S. It consists of three campuses, the main campus in the twin cities Champaign and Urbana and additional campuses in Chicago and Springfield. The universities are teaching and research institutions with land-grant standing and a full range of undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including doctoral and professional degrees.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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