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Dropout

Definition
Student who leaves school definitively in a given school year.

Abandon scolaire

Définition
Étudiant qui quitte définitivement l'école dans une année scolaire donnée.

Abandono escolar

Definición
Estudiante que deja la escuela definitivamente en un año escolar dado.

الانقطاع الدراسي

التعريف
ويعني التلميذ أو الطالب الذي يترك المدرسة نهائيا خلال سنة دراسية معينة

Бросивший учебу

Определение
Учащийся, окончательно бросивший школу в данном учебном году.