Meaning of “schoolchild” in the English Dictionary

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"schoolchild" in British English

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schoolchildnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈskuːl.tʃaɪld/ us /ˈskuːl.tʃaɪld/ plural schoolchildren informal schoolkid,

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

"schoolchild" in American English

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schoolchildnoun [ C ]

us /ˈskulˌtʃɑɪld/ plural -children /ˈskulˌtʃɪl·drən/

a child who goes to school:

American schoolchildren are taught that everyone must obey the laws.

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