institute

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noun
ADJECTIVE
professional
independent
non-profit (AmE)

a non-profit research institute dedicated to research in the public interest

federal
international, national
education, educational, research, scientific, technical
biotechnology, economic, medical, zoological, etc.
VERB + INSTITUTE
establish, found, set up
open
belong to

She belongs to the Chartered Institute of Management.

join
INSTITUTE + VERB
be dedicated to

a national institute dedicated to treating people with eating disorders

fund sth, support sth

The research was funded by the National Cancer Institute.

say sth

The Institute says that an unidentified virus is to blame for the syndrome.

publish sth
provide sth

an institute providing opportunities to graduates

PREPOSITION
at an/the institute

She used to give lectures at the Mechanics' Institute.

in an/the institute, within an/the institute

He is a key figure in the Institute of Mathematics.

institute for

the International Institute for Economic Development

institute of
PHRASES
a founder of an institute, a member of an institute
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verb
Institute is used with these nouns as the object: ↑change, ↑measure, ↑policy, ↑proceedings, ↑programme, ↑reform

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • Institute — In sti*tute, n. [L. institutum: cf. F. institut. See {Institute}, v. t. & a.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of instituting; institution. [Obs.] Water sanctified by Christ s institute. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. That which is instituted, established,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Institute — In sti*tute ([i^]n st[i^]*t[=u]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Instituted} ([i^]n st[i^]*t[=u] t[e^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Instituting}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To set up; to establish; to ordain; as, to institute laws, rules, etc. [1913 Webster] 2. To… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • institute — in·sti·tute 1 vt tut·ed, tut·ing 1: to establish in a particular position or office; specif in the civil law of Louisiana: to appoint as heir see also instituted heir at heir 2: to get started …   Law dictionary

  • Institute FC — Institute Football Club Institute FC Club fondé en 1905 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Institute — en 2005 Pays d’origine États Unis Genre musical Rock alternatif …   Wikipédia en Français

  • institute — institute, institution Both words are used with reference to organizations and societies set up to pursue some specific literary, scientific, legal, or social purpose, and choice usually depends on the form already used for a particular name. The …   Modern English usage

  • Institute — In sti*tute ([i^]n st[i^]*t[=u]t), p. a. [L. institutus, p. p. of instituere to place in, to institute, to instruct; pref. in in + statuere to cause to stand, to set. See {Statute}.] Established; organized; founded. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] They… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • institute — [n1] law; custom convention, decree, decretum, doctrine, dogma, edict, establishment, fixture, habit, maxim, ordinance, practice, precedent, precept, prescript, principle, regulation, rite, ritual, rule, statute, tenet, tradition; concepts… …   New thesaurus

  • institute — [in′stə to͞ot΄, in′stətyo͞ot΄] vt. instituted, instituting [< L institutus, pp. of instituere, to set up, erect, construct < in , in, on + statuere, to cause to stand, set up, place: see STATUTE] 1. to set up; establish; found; introduce 2 …   English World dictionary

  • Institute — 2005 Allgemeine Informat …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • INSTITUTE — s Name Shows That It s Totally Unrelated To Emacs …   Acronyms

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