physical-education

physical education

noun
systematic instruction in sports, exercises, and hygiene given as part of a school or college program.

Origin:
1830–40

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physical education
 
n
PE training and practice in sports, gymnastics, etc, as in schools and colleges

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physical education n.
Abbr. phys. ed., phys ed
Education in the care and development of the human body, stressing athletics and including hygiene.

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