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or co-ed

[koh-ed, -ed] /ˈkoʊˈɛd, -ˌɛd/
Older Use. a female student in a coeducational institution, especially in a college or university.
coeducational (def 1).
Older Use. of, relating to, or being a coed or coeds:
coed fads.
for or serving both men and women alike.
Origin of coed
1885-90, Americanism; short for coeducational student Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • At the gate of coed farmyard the carriage stopped, and the old farmer came out to say a few words to her.

    Cousin Henry Anthony Trollope
  • When we last parted with him after his visit to coed he had not seen the beginning of these attacks.

    Cousin Henry Anthony Trollope
  • "We understand them all," said John Griffith, of coed, who was supposed to be the tenant of most importance on the property.

    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

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