institution

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Singular
institution

Plural
institutions

 
The building for an institution.
  1. A custom or practice of a society or community.
    The institution of marriage is present in many cultures but its details vary widely across them.
  2. An institution is a large group of people who work together for a specific purpose. Examples include hospitals, universities, and banks.
    Banks, insurance companies and other financial institutions are already offering internet services.

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