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Definition of teaching noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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  1. 1[uncountable] the work of a teacher She wants to go into teaching (= make it a career). the teaching profession He has now retired from full-time teaching How much teaching do you actually do?
  2. 2[countable, usually plural, uncountable] the ideas of a particular person or group, especially about politics, religion, or society, that are taught to other people the teachings of Lenin views that go against traditional Christian teaching
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