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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. institution, institution: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. institution: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. institution: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. institution: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. institution: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. institution: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Institution, institution: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. institution: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Institution: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. institution: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. institution: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. institution: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. institution: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. institution: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. institution: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. institution: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Institution (computer science), Institution (disambiguation), Institution: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Institution: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. institution: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. institution: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. Institution (f), institution, institution (f): AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. institution: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. institution: Stammtisch Beau Fleuve Acronyms [home, info]
  24. institution: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. institution: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. institution: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. institution: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. institution: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. institution: Webster's New World Finance & Investment Dictionary [home, info]
  2. institution: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  3. institution: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  4. institution: Glossary of research economics [home, info]
  5. INSTITUTION: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  6. institution: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  7. institution: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  8. institution: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. institution: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. institution: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. institution: Sociology [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. institution: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (institution)

noun:  an establishment consisting of a building or complex of buildings where an organization for the promotion of some cause is situated
noun:  a custom that for a long time has been an important feature of some group or society ("The institution of marriage")
noun:  an organization founded and united for a specific purpose
noun:  the act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new
noun:  a hospital for mentally incompetent or unbalanced person

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Words similar to institution:   creation, establishment, foundation, founding, initiation, instauration, institutional, institutionally, origination, more...

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