classroom

noun class·room \ -ˌrüm , -ˌru̇m \
Updated on: 17 Apr 2018

Definition of classroom

: a place where classes meet

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First Known Use of classroom

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CLASSROOM Defined for English Language Learners

classroom

Definition of classroom for English Language Learners

  • : a room where classes are taught in a school, college, or university


CLASSROOM Defined for Kids

classroom

noun class·room \ ˈklas-ˌrüm , -ˌru̇m \

Definition of classroom for Students

: a room where classes are held in a school


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