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    college education
    The desired or promised intent of a degree program.
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    Organized study of a particular field, point of view, reference, or field.
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    the masses, the general populace, the common people
    wide open
    at full speed; maximum velocity or momentum
    on a silver platter
    (or salver) without having been asked or sought for; without requiring any effort or return from the recipient


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