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NOUN:
  1. The act or process of educating or being educated.
  2. The knowledge or skill obtained or developed by a learning process.
  3. A program of instruction of a specified kind or level: driver education; a college education.
  4. The field of study that is concerned with the pedagogy of teaching and learning.
  5. An instructive or enlightening experience: Her work in the inner city was a real education.



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