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English definition of “form”

form

noun [C] (SCHOOL GROUP)    /fɔːm/ US  /fɔːrm/
B1 in the UK, a class of school children or a group of classes of children of a similar age Students and pupils Grammar:Not only … but alsoWe use not only X but also Y in formal contexts:
(Definition of form noun (SCHOOL GROUP) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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