from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Education in which students take academic courses by accessing information and communicating with the instructor asynchronously over a computer network. Also called distance education.
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- n. Education obtained remotely, often involving written correspondence material together with audio-visual material transmitted via the internet and, sometimes, summer schools and local tutorials.
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