secondary school

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secondary school

noun

: a school for children between the ages of 11 and 16 or 18

Full Definition of SECONDARY SCHOOL

:  a school intermediate between elementary school and college and usually offering general, technical, vocational, or college-preparatory courses

Examples of SECONDARY SCHOOL

  1. a job that requires at least a secondary school education

First Known Use of SECONDARY SCHOOL

1835

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