physical education

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  1. systematic instruction in sports, exercises, and hygiene given as part of a school or college program.

Origin of physical education

First recorded in 1830–40

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British Dictionary definitions for physical education

physical education

  1. training and practice in sports, gymnastics, etc, as in schools and colleges: Abbreviation: PE

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