Simple Definition of kindergarten
: a school or class for very young children
Full Definition of kindergarten
: a school or class for children usually from four to six years old
Origin of kindergarten
German, from Kinder children + Garten garden
First Known Use: 1852
KINDERGARTEN Defined for Kids
Definition of kindergarten for Students
: a school or a class for very young children
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