gymnasia gymnasia  /dʒɪm ˈneɪ zi ə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a school for students intermediate between elementary school and college; usually grades 9 to 12
  2. (n) athletic facility equipped for sports or physical training

Usage(s):

  1. Without interrupting his studies at Bowdoin, he supervised both the Yale and Bowdoin gymnasia for three years.
  2. Since dissection was forbidden by their religion, they carefully watched athletes in the gymnasia.
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