from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of an educational institution, that teaches both males and females.
  • adj. Of any location, that mixes males and females.
  • n. A young woman who attends college.
  • n. A (generally young) woman, especially on the campus of a college or other educational institute.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. having both female and male students; -- of a school.
  • n. a female student at a coeducational college or university.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A female student in a coeducational college.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a female student at a coeducational college or university
  • adj. attended by members of both sexes


Short for the original phrase co-educational referring to an educational institution that taught males and females together. (Wiktionary)



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