What does physical education mean?

Definitions for physical education

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. physical education(noun)

    training in the development of and care for the human body; stresses athletics; includes hygiene


  1. physical education(Noun)

    An element of an educational curriculum concerned with bodily development, strength, physical co-ordination, and agility.


  1. Physical education

    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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of physical education in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of physical education in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. David Kinyanjui:

    She advices our girls, she advices our boys, she participates in everything, including PE (physical education). She's also good at math and science, and she's such a good storyteller.

  2. Sonia Moura:

    This is absurd. How he is allowed to teach (soccer) when he doesn’t even have a physical education qualification which everyone teaching sports must have in Brazil? this is another case of the law being bent to suit and excuse the privileged in our society.

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