classmate

[ klas-meyt, klahs- ]
/ ˈklæsˌmeɪt, ˈklɑs- /

noun

a member of the same class at a school or college.

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Origin of classmate

An Americanism dating back to 1705–15; class + mate1
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British Dictionary definitions for classmate

classmate
/ (ˈklɑːsˌmeɪt) /

noun

a friend or contemporary of the same class in a school, college, etc
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