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nursery school

noun
1.
a prekindergarten school for children from about three to five years of age.
Origin of nursery school
1825-1835
1825-35
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  • Hang a tin wreath there, and then get back to your nursery-school or I'll denounce you to the police.

    Pandora's Box Frank Wedekind
British Dictionary definitions for nursery-school

nursery school

noun
1.
a school for young children, usually from three to five years old
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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