Definition of schoolchild in English:

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schoolchild

Pronunciation: /ˈsko͞olˌCHīld/

noun (plural schoolchildren)

A child attending school.
Example sentences
  • In Guatemala, schoolchildren generally attend private or boarding schools, if their parents can afford it.
  • It will run from October 9 to 11, and is aimed at schoolchildren from junior infants to second class.
  • Elementary schoolchildren typically live and attend schools in the same neighborhood.

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Syllabification: school·child

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