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1tutorial

adjective tu·to·ri·al \tü-ˈtr-ē-əl, tyü-\

: of or relating to a tutor

Full Definition of TUTORIAL

:  of, relating to, or involving a tutor or a tutorial

Examples of TUTORIAL

  1. We offer tutorial instruction for test preparation.

First Known Use of TUTORIAL

1822

Other Education Terms

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

2tutorial

noun

: a book, computer program, etc., that teaches someone how to do something by explaining each stage of a process

: a class taught by a tutor for one student or for a small group of students

Full Definition of TUTORIAL

1
:  a class conducted by a tutor for one student or a small number of students
2
:  a paper, book, film, or computer program that provides practical information about a specific subject

Examples of TUTORIAL

  1. An online tutorial gives basic instructions for those who have never made reservations on the Web.
  2. The professor was offering a tutorial in her office a week before the exam.

First Known Use of TUTORIAL

1923

Other Education Terms

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

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