D.G. Bobrow 1964. Early query system. Sammet 1969, p.664.

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An applicant to an academic programme becomes a student of the University in a particular academic year when the enrolment procedures have been completed. A person remains a student until resignation or completion of the requirements of the academic programme.

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1. A person engaged in study; one who is devoted to learning; a learner; a pupil; a scholar; especially, one who attends a school, or who seeks knowledge from professional teachers or from books; as, the students of an academy, a college, or a university; a medical student; a hard student. "Keep a gamester from the dice, and a good student from his book." (Shak)

2. One who studies or examines in any manner; an attentive and systematic observer; as, a student of human nature, or of physical nature.

Origin: L. Studens, -entis, p.pr. Of studere to study. See Study.

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