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hypokhâgne

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From hypo- +‎ khâgne

NounEdit

hypokhâgne f (plural hypokhâgnes)

  1. (informal) The first year course, followed by khâgne, of the two-year academic cycle in France (called Classe préparatoire aux grandes écoles, Humanities section) whose aim is to prepare students for the entrance competition of the École normale supérieure in Paris.