Definition of physical education in English:

physical education

Line breaks: phys|ic¦al edu|ca¦tion


[mass noun]
  • Instruction in physical exercise and games, especially in schools.
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    • He became a student of physical education and exercise science at California State University in Chico, near Los Angeles.
    • One noted expert on physical education claims that high-school athletes have the backing of both parents and coaches for steroid use.
    • A further important aspect of the school and national curriculum is physical education, sports and games.

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