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preschool

adjective [before noun] uk   us   /ˈpriː.skuːl/
of or relating to children who have not yet gone to school, and their activities: a preschool playgroup preschool children/toys

preschool

noun [C or U] uk   us   /ˈpriː.skuːl/ US
a school for children who are younger than five years old
Translations of “preschool”
in Chinese (Traditional) 學齡前的,入學前的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 学龄前的,入学前的…
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