coeducation

noun co·ed·u·ca·tion \ (ˌ)kō-ˌe-jə-ˈkā-shən \
|Updated on: 27 Jun 2018

Definition of coeducation

: the education of both male and female students at the same institution

coeducational

play \(ˌ)kō-ˌe-jə-ˈkā-shnəl, -shə-nᵊl\ adjective
    • coeducational colleges

coeducationally

adverb

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1850

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