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Definition of corequisite

: a formal course of study required to be taken simultaneously with another

Examples of corequisite in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Tennessee’s community college and university system has seen encouraging results by offering corequisites, which allow students to earn credits while taking remedial courses. Elizabeth A. Harris, New York Times, "CUNY to Revamp Remedial Programs, Hoping to Lift Graduation Rates," 19 Mar. 2017

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First Known Use of corequisite

circa 1948, in the meaning defined above

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“Corequisite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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