practice-teach
intransitive verb (practice-taught; -teaching) Etymology: back-formation from practice teaching Date: 1952 to engage in practice teaching • practice teacher noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • practice-teach — /prak tis teech /, v.i., practice taught, practice teaching. to work as a practice teacher. [1950 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • practice-teach — /prak tis teech /, v.i., practice taught, practice teaching. to work as a practice teacher. [1950 55] …   Useful english dictionary

  • practice teacher — noun see practice teach …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • practice teaching — See practice teach. * * * …   Universalium

  • Teach — (t[=e]ch), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Taught} (t[add]t); p. pr. & vb. n. {Teaching}.] [OE. techen, imp. taughte, tahte, AS. t[=ae]cean, imp. t[=ae]hte, to show, teach, akin to t[=a]cn token. See {Token}.] 1. To impart the knowledge of; to give… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • teach — teach, *instruct, educate, train, discipline, school are comparable when they mean to cause to acquire knowledge or skill. Teach implies a direct showing to another with the intent that he will learn; it usually suggests the imparting of… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • practice — [prak′tis] vt. practiced, practicing [ME practisen < MFr practiser, altered < practiquer < ML practicare < LL practicus < Gr praktikos, concerning action, practical < prassein, to do] 1. to do or engage in frequently or usually; …   English World dictionary

  • Practice — Prac tice, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Practiced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Practicing}.] [Often written practise, practised, practising.] 1. To do or perform frequently, customarily, or habitually; to make a practice of; as, to practice gaming. Incline not my… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • teach — ► VERB (past and past part. taught) 1) impart knowledge to or instruct in how to do something, especially in a school or as part of a recognized programme. 2) give instruction in (a subject or skill). 3) cause to learn by example or experience.… …   English terms dictionary

  • teach — /teech/, v., taught, teaching, n. v.t. 1. to impart knowledge of or skill in; give instruction in: She teaches mathematics. 2. to impart knowledge or skill to; give instruction to: He teaches a large class. v.i. 3. to impart knowledge or skill;… …   Universalium

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