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école

[ey-kawl] /eɪˈkɔl/
noun, plural écoles
[ey-kawl] /eɪˈkɔl/ (Show IPA).
French.
1.
school1 .
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  • Bergson owed much to both of these teachers of the ecole Normale Superieure.

    Bergson and His Philosophy J. Alexander Gunn
  • Both were lecturing at the ecole de Medicine, and I often heard them.

    Medical Essays Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
  • This joke, though in itself trifling, enabled me to know that the young man called Gelis was a student at the ecole des Chartes.

  • The Agnes of the ecole des Femmes should be a lesson for men.

  • He intended to put his eldest son into a government office and his second into the ecole Polytechnique.

    Bureaucracy Honore de Balzac
  • The great ecole Militaire offered accommodation for the chief offices.

    G. H. Q. Frank Fox
  • As I have said, his method was that taught at the ecole Niedermeuer.

    Musical Memories Camille Saint-Sans
  • Soon after he came of age he was transferred to the ecole Normale.

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