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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bursary  \Bur"sa*ry\,  n.;  pl  {-ries}.  [LL.  bursaria  See 
  {Bursar}.] 
  1.  The  treasury  of  a  college  or  monastery. 
 
  2.  A  scholarship  or  charitable  foundation  in  a  university,  as 
  in  Scotland;  a  sum  given  to  enable  a  student  to  pursue  his 
  studies.  ``No  woman  of  rank  or  fortune  but  would  have  a 
  bursary  in  her  gift.''  --Southey. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bursary 
  n  :  the  treasury  of  a  public  institution  or  religious  order 




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