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{n: New Haven} a city in southwestern Connecticut; site of Yale University



{n: Yale University, Yale} a university in Connecticut

{n: Yale, Elihu Yale} English philanthropist who made contributions to a college in Connecticut that was renamed in his honor (1649-1721)

{n: law, practice of law} the learned profession that is mastered by graduate study in a law school and that is responsible for the judicial system
"he studied law at Yale"

{v: beat, beat out, crush, shell, trounce, vanquish} come out better in a competition, race, or conflict
"Agassi beat Becker in the tennis championship"
"We beat the competition"
"Harvard defeated Yale in the last football game"

{v: meet, encounter, play, take on} contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle
"Princeton plays Yale this weekend"
"Charlie likes to play Mary"


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