from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. All the courses of study offered by an educational institution.
- n. A group of related courses, often in a special field of study: the engineering curriculum.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The set of courses, coursework, and their content, offered at a school or university.
- n. A racecourse; a place for running.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A race course; a place for running.
- n. A course; particularly, a specified fixed course of study, as in a university.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A course; specifically, a fixed course of study in a university, college, or school: as, the curriculum of arts; the medical curriculum.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an integrated course of academic studies
Latin, course, from currere, to run; see current.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin curriculum ("course"), derived from currō ("run, move quickly"). (Wiktionary)