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schooling

[skoo-ling] /ˈsku lɪŋ/
noun
1.
the process of being taught in a school.
2.
instruction, education, or training, especially when received in a school.
3.
the act of teaching.
4.
Archaic. a reprimand.
Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English scoling. See school1, -ing1
Related forms
nonschooling, noun
self-schooling, adjective, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for nonschooling

schooling

/ˈskuːlɪŋ/
noun
1.
education, esp when received at school
2.
the process of teaching or being taught in a school
3.
the training of an animal, esp of a horse for dressage
4.
an archaic word for reprimand
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Word Origin and History for nonschooling

schooling

n.

mid-15c. "act of teaching; fact of being taught," verbal noun from school (v.1).

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