classroom
noun Date: 1811 a place where classes meet

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • classroom — (n.) 1870, from CLASS (Cf. class) (n.) + ROOM (Cf. room) (n.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • classroom — ► NOUN ▪ a room in which a class of pupils or students is taught …   English terms dictionary

  • classroom — ☆ classroom [klas′ro͞om΄ ] n. a room in a school or college in which classes are taught …   English World dictionary

  • Classroom — Classrooms in 1897 at the Francis M. Drexel School. Note the gaslights, chalkboards, moveable walls, and the maps and pictures on the walls A classroom is a room in which teaching or learning activities can take place. Classrooms are found in… …   Wikipedia

  • classroom */*/ — UK [ˈklɑːsˌruːm] / US [ˈklæsˌrum] noun Word forms classroom : singular classroom plural classrooms 1) [countable] a room where you have classes in a school 2) [singular] the activities and methods involved in teaching School management is often… …   English dictionary

  • classroom — noun Classroom is used before these nouns: ↑activity, ↑context, ↑discussion, ↑environment, ↑instruction, ↑interaction, ↑lecture, ↑management, ↑setting, ↑teacher, ↑teaching …   Collocations dictionary

  • classroom — /klas roohm , room , klahs /, n. 1. a room, as in a school or college, in which classes are held. 2. any place where one learns or gains experience: The sea is the sailor s classroom. [1865 70, Amer.; CLASS + ROOM] * * * …   Universalium

  • classroom — class|room [ klæs,rum ] noun ** 1. ) count a room where you have classes in a school 2. ) singular the activities and methods involved in teaching: School management is often too detached from the classroom …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • classroom — [[t]klɑ͟ːsruːm, klæ̱s [/t]] classrooms N COUNT A classroom is a room in a school where lessons take place …   English dictionary

  • classroom — noun A room, often in a school, where classes take place …   Wiktionary

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