Meaning of SCHOOL in English


Function: noun

Etymology: Middle English scole, from Middle Dutch schole; akin to Old English scolu multitude and probably to Old English scylian to separate ― more at SKILL

Date: 15th century

: a large number of fish or aquatic animals of one kind swimming together

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