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school district

noun

Simple Definition of school district

  • : an area or region containing the schools that a school board is in charge of

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of school district

  1. :  a unit for administration of a public-school system often comprising several towns within a state

1809

First Known Use of school district

1809


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