circa 1948, in the meaning defined above
elementary (school) + high (school)
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“Elhi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/elhi. Accessed 14 Apr. 2021.
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