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board of educationnoun [C usually singular]

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a ​group of ​people who have been ​elected to ​organize the ​management of the ​localschoolsystem of a ​particulararea: The ​county Board of Education has ​decided to ​cancel high ​schoolgymnastics and ​golfprograms.
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