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high school

noun
Updated on: 19 Nov 2017

Definition of high school

: a school especially in the U.S. usually including grades 9–12 or 10–12

high schooler

play \ˈhī-ˈskü-lər\ noun

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First Known Use of high school

15th century


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high school

noun

Definition of high school

: a system of advanced exercises in horsemanship

Origin and Etymology of high school

translation of French haute école


HIGH SCHOOL Defined for Kids

high school

noun

Definition of high school for Students

: a school usually including the ninth to twelfth or tenth to twelfth grades


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