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classmatenoun [C]

uk   /ˈklɑːs.meɪt/  us   /ˈklæs-/
A2 someone who is in the same ​class as you at ​school
(Definition of classmate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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classmatenoun [C]

 us   /ˈklæsˌmeɪt/
someone who is in the same ​class as you in ​school: Trish is ​taller than most of her classmates.
(Definition of classmate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “classmate”
in Arabic زَميل الصف…
in Korean 반 친구…
in Portuguese colega de classe…
in Catalan company, -a de classe…
in Japanese 同級生…
in Chinese (Simplified) 同班同学…
in Turkish sınıf arkadaşı…
in Russian одноклассник…
in Chinese (Traditional) 同班同學…
in Italian compagno, -a…
in Polish kolega/koleżanka z klasy…
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