WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
- Educationa private school organized somewhat along the lines of and following some of the procedures of military life.
- Educationa school that trains men and women for military careers as army officers, usually as part of a college education. Also called military school.
- 1770–80, American.
'military academy' also found in these entries (note: many are not synonyms or translations):