guidance counselor

noun

Definition of guidance counselor

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: a person who gives help and advice to students about educational and personal decisions Her high school guidance counselor suggested she apply to Harvard.

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“Guidance counselor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/guidance%20counselor. Accessed 25 May. 2022.

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