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Open University

noun, Trademark.
1.
a largely self-instructional university, founded in England in 1969, offering independent education through such means as television, computers, and mailed course materials.
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Open University

noun
1.
the Open University, (in Britain) a university founded in 1969 for mature students studying by television and radio lectures, correspondence courses, local counselling, and summer schools
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Open University in Technology
education, body
(OU) The UK distance-learning organisation, established in 1969. It teaches degree-level courses in many subjects via BBC radio and television broadcasts and summer schools.
(http://hcrl.open.ac.uk/ou/ouhome.html).
(1999-07-13)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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