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The school or university day

after-school

adjective

happening after school, in the afternoon

assembly

noun

a regular meeting of students and teachers in a school

class

noun

a period of time during which a group of students is taught together

extended school

noun

a program of care, education, and activities given to children after school while their parents are still at work

free period

noun

a part of the school day when a student or teacher does not have a class

half-day

noun

a day when you work or go to school only in the morning or the afternoon

lesson

noun

a class in school on a particular subject

lights out

noun

the time at night when people in a prison, camp, school, etc. must turn off the lights and go to sleep

period

noun

a division in a school day when a particular subject is taught

playtime

noun

recess at school

recess

noun

a period between school classes when students can eat, rest, or play. The British word is break.

school

noun

the time that children spend at school during a day

school day

noun

a day when students must go to school

school lunch

noun

a meal that a school provides for students to buy in the middle of the day

school night

noun

the night before a day that students must go to school

study hall

noun

a period during the school day when students study quietly without being taught

timetable

noun

a schedule of the times of a student’s classes

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resurrection

the occasion on which Jesus Christ was brought back to life after his death, according to the Bible

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