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1 a statement of what to do that must be obeyed by those concerned
  • needed an administrative assistant who was good at following instructions

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2 the act or process of imparting knowledge or skills to another
  • the view that the instruction of our nation's youth should be our highest priority

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The first known use of instruction was in the 15th century

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“Instruction.” The Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 14 December 2019.

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