coeducation

[ koh-ej-oo-key-shuhn ]
/ ˌkoʊ ɛdʒ ʊˈkeɪ ʃən /

noun

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

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Origin of coeducation

An Americanism dating back to 1850–55; co- + education
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British Dictionary definitions for coeducation

coeducation
/ (ˌkəʊɛdjʊˈkeɪʃən) /

noun

instruction in schools, colleges, etc, attended by both sexes

Derived forms of coeducation

coeducational, adjectivecoeducationally, adverb
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