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Meaning of SYLLABUS

Pronunciation:  'silubus

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a course of academic studies; "he was admitted to a new program at the university"

SYLLABUS is a 8 letter word that starts with S.


 Synonyms: course of study, curriculum, program
 See Also: course of lectures, degree program, info, information, reading program



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Syl"la*bus\, n. (Law)
    The headnote of a reported case; the brief statement of the
    points of law determined prefixed to a reported case. The
    opinion controls the syllabus, the latter being merely
    explanatory of the former.
  2. \Syl"la*bus\, n.; pl. E. {Syllabuses}, L. {Syllabi}.
    [L., fr. the same source as E. syllable.]
    A compendium containing the heads of a discourse, and the
    like; an abstract.