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

  • noun Instruction or training given at school.
  • noun Education obtained through experience or exposure.
  • noun The training of a horse or a horse and rider in equitation.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Instruction in school; tuition.
  • noun Compensation for instruction; price paid to an instructor for teaching pupils.
  • noun Reproof; reprimand.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Zoöl.) Collecting or running in schools or shoals.
  • noun Instruction in school; tuition; education in an institution of learning; act of teaching.
  • noun Discipline; reproof; reprimand.
  • noun Compensation for instruction; price or reward paid to an instructor for teaching pupils.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun training or instruction
  • noun education
  • noun dressage the training of a horse at dressage
  • verb Present participle of school.

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

  • noun the act of teaching at school
  • noun the process of being formally educated at a school
  • noun the training of an animal (especially the training of a horse for dressage)


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