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education

ed·u·ca·tion

education

 
 
pronunciation:
e j keI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or process of learning or educating.
synonyms:
instruction, learning, schooling
similar words:
breeding, cultivation, enlightenment, nurture, study, training, tuition, tutelage
definition 2: the knowledge acquired through a learning process.
synonyms:
knowledge, learning, schooling
antonyms:
ignorance
similar words:
erudition, experienced, information, lore, wisdom
definition 3: a level of formal schooling.
high school education
similar words:
schooling
definition 4: the systematic study of educational processes.
similar words:
didactics, pedagogy
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  • educational:
    having to do with education.
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a broader category that includes education
similar to education
some actions associated with educating
some descriptions of education
some people associated with education
some places associated with education
without an education
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