Definition of Rabfak in English:

Rabfak

(also Rabfac)

noun

historical
  • In the Soviet Union: a school preparing workers for entry to higher education.

Origin

1920s. From Russian rabfak workers' school from rab- (in rabočij (adjective) of or belonging to work, workers' from rabota work + -ij, suffix forming adjectives) + fak- (in fakul′tet (university) school, faculty from German Fakultät).

Pronunciation

Rabfak

/ˈrabfak/