Meaning of “kindergarten” in the English Dictionary

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"kindergarten" in British English

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(Definition of “kindergarten” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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kindergartennoun [ C/U ]

us /ˈkɪn·dərˌɡɑrt·ən/ abbreviation K

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.

(Definition of “kindergarten” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)