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schoolteacher

[skool-tee-cher] /ˈskulˌti tʃər/
noun
1.
a teacher in a school, especially in one below the college level.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; school1 + teacher
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  • Raised in a large family on a schoolteacher's salary, the writer was taught to garden, and to relish the unexpected.
  • All you have to do is find a schoolteacher or principal and ask them that question.
British Dictionary definitions for schoolteacher

schoolteacher

/ˈskuːlˌtiːtʃə/
noun
1.
a person who teaches in a school
Derived Forms
schoolteaching, noun
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