Variant of campus
noun pl. campuses
- the grounds, sometimes including the buildings, of a school or college
- the grounds, sometimes including the buildings, of a commercial or industrial firm, a hospital, etc.
Origin: L, a field < IE *kampos, a corner, cove < base *kamp-, to bend > Gr kampē, bend, curve, Lith kapas, corner, area
- on or of the campus
- of a school or college: campus politics
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