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distance learning

noun

Simple Definition of distance learning

  • : a method of study where teachers and students do not meet in a classroom but use the Internet, e-mail, mail, etc., to have classes

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of distance learning

  1. :  a method of study where teachers and students do not meet in a classroom but use the Internet, e-mail, mail, etc., to have classes

Variants of distance learning

also

distance education

Word by Word Definitions

distanceplay
  1. :  discord

    :  separation in time

    :  the degree or amount of separation between two points, lines, surfaces, or objects

  1. :  to place or keep at a distance

    :  to leave far behind :  outstrip

  1. :  taking place via electronic media linking instructors and students who are not together in a classroom

learning
  1. :  the act or experience of one that learns

    :  knowledge or skill acquired by instruction or study

    :  modification of a behavioral tendency by experience (as exposure to conditioning)


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