noun co·ed \ˈkō-(ˌ)ed\

: a female student at a college that has both male and female students

Full Definition of COED

:  a female student in a coeducational institution

Origin of COED

short for coeducational student
First Known Use: circa 1878

Other Education Terms

baccalaureate, colloquium, corequisite, dissertation, monograph, pedant, practicum, survey course, thesis

Rhymes with COED

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: having or including both men and women

Full Definition of COED

:  of or relating to a coed
:  of or relating to coeducation
:  open to or used by both men and women

Examples of COED

  1. The college became coed this year.
  2. The softball team is coed.

First Known Use of COED


Other Education Terms

baccalaureate, colloquium, corequisite, dissertation, monograph, pedant, practicum, survey course, thesis


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