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1teaching

noun

: the job or profession of a teacher

: something that is taught : the ideas and beliefs that are taught by a person, religion, etc.

Full Definition of TEACHING

1
:  the act, practice, or profession of a teacher
2
:  something taught; especially :  doctrine <the teachings of Confucius>

Examples of TEACHING

  1. He went into teaching after college.
  2. <a chemist who has devoted his career to teaching, even though he could have made a lot more money in an industrial job>

First Known Use of TEACHING

13th century

Other Education Terms

baccalaureate, colloquium, corequisite, dissertation, monograph, pedant, practicum, survey course, thesis

Rhymes with TEACHING

2teaching

adjective

: of, relating to, or used for teaching someone or something

Full Definition of TEACHING

:  of, relating to, used for, or engaged in teaching <a teaching aid> <the teaching profession> <a teaching assistant>

First Known Use of TEACHING

1615

Other Education Terms

baccalaureate, colloquium, corequisite, dissertation, monograph, pedant, practicum, survey course, thesis
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