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1 the act or process of imparting knowledge or skills to another
  • a teacher who devoted herself to the education of children with special needs

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2 the understanding and information gained from being educated
  • a person whose extensive education was obvious to all who met him

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The first known use of education was in 1531

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“Education.” The Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 19 January 2020.

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to insert between existing elements

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