Education

Definitions of Education
1

n the United States federal department that administers all federal programs dealing with education (including federal aid to educational institutions and students); created 1979

Synonyms:
Department of Education, Education Department
Type of:
executive department
a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States

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