coeducation

[koh-ej-oo-key-shuh n]
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noun

the joint education of both sexes at the same institution and in the same classes.

Origin of coeducation

An Americanism dating back to 1850–55; co- + education
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coeducation

noun

instruction in schools, colleges, etc, attended by both sexes
Derived Formscoeducational, adjectivecoeducationally, adverb
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