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trade school

a high school giving instruction chiefly in the skilled trades.
Origin of trade school
1885-90 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for trade school
  • There's always been a hierarchy between trade school, community college and university.
  • Moreover, as commentators in the press pointed out, the culprit was a graduate of a trade school rather than of a grande école.
  • It's a trade school discipline with dishonest luxury branding.
  • Failing that, seek out a trade school or on the job training to increase your value and productivity.
  • He had tried but failed to learn welding at a trade school.
  • Maybe attend a trade school or continue in the family business.
  • Then he went to trade school so he could work in the heating and air-conditioning industry, which led him to his current job.
  • Successful careers can start at a vocational or trade school where you can pick up training for a variety of skilled jobs.
  • The qualifications for an applicant to teach these trade subject areas are identical to those for teachers at a trade school.
  • High school diploma plus specific trade school or on the job training.
British Dictionary definitions for trade school

trade school

a school or teaching unit organized by an industry or large company to provide trade training, apprentice education, and similar courses
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