classmate

classmate

[klas-meyt, klahs-]
noun
a member of the same class at a school or college.

Origin:
1705–15, Americanism; class + mate1

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classmate (ˈklɑːsˌmeɪt)
 
n
a friend or contemporary of the same class in a school, college, etc

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classmate
1713, from class + mate.
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