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teach–in

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noun \ˈtēch-ˌin\

Simple Definition of teach–in

  • : a meeting usually held on a college campus for people to talk about and learn about something (such as a social or political issue)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of teach–in

  1. :  an extended meeting usually held on a college campus for lectures, debates, and discussions to raise awareness of or express a position on a social or political issue

1965

First Known Use of teach–in

1965

Rhymes with teach–in


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