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English definition of “hothousing”

hothousing

noun [U]     /ˈhɒt.haʊz.ɪŋ/ US  /ˈhɑːt-/ often disapproving
the act of giving a child a lot of extra teaching or training in an activity or subject, because you want them to be very good at itTeaching in general hothouse     /-haʊs/ verb [T] Teaching in general
(Definition of hothousing noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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