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coed

or co-ed

[koh-ed, -ed] /ˈkoʊˈɛd, -ˌɛd/
noun
1.
Older Use. a female student in a coeducational institution, especially in a college or university.
adjective
2.
coeducational (def 1).
3.
Older Use. of, relating to, or being a coed or coeds:
coed fads.
4.
for or serving both men and women alike.
Origin of coed
1885-1890
1885-90, Americanism; short for coeducational student
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  • When we last parted with him after his visit to coed he had not seen the beginning of these attacks.

    Cousin Henry

    Anthony Trollope
  • "Coes" appears to have been a form of the early British "coed," for woodland.

    The Cornish Coast (South) Charles G. Harper
  • There was a fair at coed that day, and many people of the peasant class got in here.

    Beatrice H. Rider Haggard
  • She was quite close to coed now, and the water lay calm as a pond.

    Beatrice H. Rider Haggard
  • The train, which did not stop at Bryngelly, left coed at ten, and coed was an hour and a half's walk.

    Beatrice H. Rider Haggard

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