gymnasium definition

  • noun:
    • Sports an area or building equipped for interior activities.
    • Sports An academic senior school in some main European countries, specially Germany, that prepares students for institution.
    • a big area or building for interior activities.
    • a form of additional school in some European countries which typically makes students for university.
    • A place or building where athletic exercises are done; a school for gymnastics.
    • A school the higher branches of literary works and science; a preparatory college when it comes to university; -- used esp. of German schools of the type.
    • In Greek antiquity, a public location for training in while the rehearse of athletic exercises: a feature of all of the Greek communities.
    • For this reason In modern usage, someplace in which or a building which sports exercises are taught and carried out.
    • A school or seminary the higher branches of literary works and science; a school preparatory into universities, especially in Germany; a classical in place of a technical school.
    • sports facility prepared for recreations or actual instruction
    • a school for students intermediate between elementary school and college; usually grades 9 to 12

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