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English definition of “educate”

educate

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈedʒʊkeɪt/
TEACH B2 to teach someone at a school or college: [often passive] She was educated ata private school.Teaching in general
GIVE INFORMATION B2 to give people information about something so that they understand it better: This is part of a campaign to educate people about the dangers of smoking.Teaching in general
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