primary-school

primary school

noun
1.
a school usually covering the first three or four years of elementary school and sometimes kindergarten.

Origin:
1795–1805

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primary school
 
n
1.  (in Britain) a school for children below the age of 11. It is usually divided into an infant and a junior section
2.  (in the US and Canada) a school equivalent to the first three or four grades of elementary school, sometimes including a kindergarten

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