educational

[ej-oo-key-shuh-nl]
adjective
1.
pertaining to education.
2.
tending or intended to educate, instruct, or inform: an educational show on television.

Origin:
1645–55; education + -al1

educationally, adverb
antieducational, adjective
antieducationally, adverb
countereducational, noun
countereducationally, adverb
noneducational, adjective
noneducationally, adverb
posteducational, adjective
preeducational, adjective
preeducationally, adverb
pseudoeducational, adjective
pseudoeducationally, adverb
quasi-educational, adjective
quasi-educationally, adverb
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educational (ˌɛdjʊˈkeɪʃənəl)
 
adj
1.  providing knowledge; instructive or informative: an educational toy
2.  of or relating to education
 
edu'cationally
 
adv

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educational
1831, from education + -al.
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Example sentences
The educational value of pleasant travel-books is great.
On account of this interest, the moral and the educational as leading features
  were suppressed sooner.
He held as an educational principle that it is hardly worth while to study any
  subject till one is ready to use it.
The letters throw much light on current monastic life and on educational method.
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