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playgroup

[pley-groop] /ˈpleɪˌgrup/
noun
1.
a group of small children, especially preschoolers, organized for play or play activities and supervised by adult volunteers.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; play + group
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  • It employs a highly structured curriculum-based playgroup that targets social emotional functioning and early literacy.
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playgroup

/ˈpleɪˌɡruːp/
noun
1.
a regular meeting of small children arranged by their parents or a welfare agency to give them an opportunity of supervised creative play See also preschool, playschool
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