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English definition of “educational”

educational

adjective uk   /ˌed.jʊˈkeɪ.ʃən.əl/ us  
B2 providing education or relating to education: Reducing the size of classes may improve educational standards. She seems to have spent all her life studying in educational establishments.humorous My father has never been to a rock concert before - it'll be an educational experience for him (= a new experience from which he can learn).Types of education
educationally
adverb uk   /-i/ us  
The woman who committed the crime was educationally disadvantaged.Types of education
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