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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A school that trains teachers, chiefly for the elementary grades.

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

  • noun a two-year school for training elementary teachers

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Translation of French école normale (so called because the first school so named was intended as a model) : école, school + normal, normal.]

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