Lancasterian

adjective
Lan·​cas·​te·​ri·​an | \ ¦laŋ-ˌka-¦stir-ē-ən How to pronounce Lancasterian (audio) , ¦lan- \
variants: or Lancastrian \ (ˈ)laŋ-​¦ka-​strē-​ən How to pronounce Lancasterian (audio) , (ˈ)lan-​ How to pronounce Lancasterian (audio) \

Definition of Lancasterian

: of or relating to a monitorial system of instruction in which advanced pupils in a school teach pupils below them

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History and Etymology for Lancasterian

Joseph Lancaster †1838 English educationist + English -ian

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“Lancasterian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lancasterian. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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