Definitions for physical education
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word physical education
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
instruction in sports, exercise, and hygiene, esp. as part of a school or college program.
Origin of physical education:
training in the development of and care for the human body; stresses athletics; includes hygiene
An element of an educational curriculum concerned with bodily development, strength, physical co-ordination, and agility.
Physical education or gymnastics is an educational course taken during primary and secondary education that encourages psychomotor learning in a play or movement exploration setting to promote health.
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