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curriculum

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noun cur·ric·u·lum \-ləm\

Simple Definition of curriculum

  • : the courses that are taught by a school, college, etc.

Full Definition of curriculum

plural cur·ric·u·laplay \-lə\ also cur·ric·u·lums

  1. 1 :  the courses offered by an educational institution

  2. 2 :  a set of courses constituting an area of specialization

Examples of curriculum

  1. The college has a liberal arts curriculum.



Origin of curriculum

New Latin, from Latin, running, course


First Known Use: 1824

Rhymes with curriculum


CURRICULUM Defined for Kids

curriculum

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noun cur·ric·u·lum \kə-ˈri-kyə-ləm\

Definition of curriculum

plural cur·ric·u·la \-lə\ also cur·ric·u·lums

  1. :  all the courses of study offered by a school





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