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English definition of “kindergarten”


noun [C/U]  /ˈkɪn·dərˌɡɑrt·ən/ (abbreviation K) us  
a class for young children, usually children four and five years old, which is often the first year of formal education: [U] Callie will start kindergarten in September.
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