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pupil

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1 one who attends a school
  • generally there are 20 pupils in each class

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  • nonstudent
2 one who follows the opinions or teachings of another
  • to pupils of the philosopher Henry David Thoreau, the shores of Walden Pond are hallowed ground

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

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“Pupil.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pupil. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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