Definition of coeducation
: the education of students of both sexes at the same institution
coeducationalplay \(ˌ)kō-ˌe-jə-ˈkā-shnəl, -shə-nəl\ adjective
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Ever the innovator, Kemeny served as president of Dartmouth, 1970-81, introducing coeducation to the school in 1972 after more than two centuries of all-male enrollment.
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