adult education


noun

a program of noncredit courses for adults regardless of previous education, offered typically by a university extension or institute.

Origin of adult education

First recorded in 1850–55
Also called continued education, continuing education.

Definition for continuing-education (2 of 2)

continued education


noun

Also called continuing education.
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