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1preschool

adjective pre·school \ˈprē-ˌskül, (ˌ)prē-ˈ\

: relating to the time in a child's life when the child is old enough to talk and walk but is not ready to go to school

Full Definition of PRESCHOOL

:  of, relating to, or constituting the period in a child's life that ordinarily precedes attendance at elementary school
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First Known Use of PRESCHOOL

1914

2preschool

noun pre·school \ˈprē-ˌskül\

: a school for very young children

Full Definition of PRESCHOOL

:  a school for children usually younger than those attending elementary school or kindergarten :  nursery school

Examples of PRESCHOOL

  1. <children excited about starting preschool>

First Known Use of PRESCHOOL

circa 1925
PRESCHOOL Defined for Kids

1preschool

adjective pre·school \ˈprē-ˌskül\

Definition of PRESCHOOL for Kids

:  relating to the time in a child's life that comes before attendance at school

2preschool

noun

Definition of PRESCHOOL for Kids

:  a school for children usually under five years old who are too young for kindergarten

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