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educations, plural;
  1. The process of receiving or giving systematic instruction, esp. at a school or university
    • - a new system of public education
  2. The theory and practice of teaching
    • - colleges of education
  3. A body of knowledge acquired while being educated
    • - his education is encyclopedic and eclectic
  4. Information about or training in a particular field or subject
    • - health education
  5. A particular stage in the process of being educated
    • - a high-school education
  6. An enlightening experience
    • - the wares in the shops are an education in quality

  1. the activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill; "he received no formal education"; "our instruction was carefully programmed"; "good classroom teaching is seldom rewarded"
  2. knowledge acquired by learning and instruction; "it was clear that he had a very broad education"
  3. the gradual process of acquiring knowledge; "education is a preparation for life"; "a girl's education was less important than a boy's"
  4. the profession of teaching (especially at a school or college or university)
  5. the result of good upbringing (especially knowledge of correct social behavior); "a woman of breeding and refinement"
  6. Department of Education: the United States federal department that administers all federal programs dealing with education (including federal aid to educational institutions and students); created 1979
  7. Education in the largest sense is any act or experience that has a formative effect on the mind, character or physical ability of an individual. ...
  8. Ellen White (November 26, 1827 – July 16, 1915) was a prolific author, writing more than 40 books and 5000 periodical articles during her lifetime. ...
  9. Education is a stained-glass window commissioned from Louis Comfort Tiffany's Tiffany Glass Company during the building of Yale University's Chittenden Hall (now Linsly-Chittenden Hall, after being connected to a nearby building), funded by Simeon Baldwin Chittenden. ...
  10. The French educational system is highly centralized, organized, and ramified. It is divided into three different stages: * primary education (enseignement primaire); * secondary education (enseignement secondaire); * higher education (enseignement supérieur).
  11. An Education is a 2009 British coming-of-age drama film based on British journalist Lynn Barber's memoir of the same name. The film was directed by Lone Scherfig, with screenplay by Nick Hornby. ...
  12. The process or art of imparting knowledge, skill and judgment; Facts, skills and ideas that have been learned, either formally or informally
  13. (educate) To instruct or train
  14. (educated) Having attained a level of higher education, such as a college degree
  15. (Educational) Denotes a game specifically designed to educate the player in an area. Usually intended for younger children, educational games offer a fun, indirect way to practice “non-fun” subjects like spelling, math, history, etc.
  16. (Educational) Education is the most critical component of our survival. Ignorance has been the number one cause of death for our entire Species for too many generations. ...
  17. (Educational) Testing Service (ETS) - Gateway to definitive information on college and graduate school tests including Advanced Placement, SAT, GRE, GMAT, TOEFL, and PRAXIS
  18. (Educational) This type of customer represents an educational institution. Again, there can be a wide range of customers that fall under this category from professors to librarians to computer science lab technicians.
  19. (Educational) Use of the Software for educational and research purposes by persons with a bona fide educational or research connection with the Licensee provided that the Licensee shall not use the Software for commercial benefit.
  20. (Educational) reasons include: having a strong speaking and writing vocabulary will make it easier for anyone to do better in any educational situation. ...
  21. (EDUCATE) To disseminate knowledge and skill through teaching, study, and experiences that are personally and professionally relevant and meaningful.
  22. (Educate) I often hear contractors and their coworkers mention how they try to educate their customers. Certainly, the intention is correct but there is a much better term. I recommend that you use the word inform. It’s simply a more appropriate and softer term.
  23. (Educate) Identify the important and relevant issues prospects need to be aware of, and then demonstrate how you stack up against those issues. Build a case for your business. Show evidence where appropriate.
  24. (Educated) adj. Unemployed with a degree.
  25. Grad / professional school