education vs instruction what difference

what is difference between education and instruction

English

Alternative forms

  • (generally jocular) educashun, educamation

Etymology

Borrowed from Middle French éducation, from Latin ēducātiō (a breeding, bringing up, rearing), from ēdūcō (I educate, train), from ēdūcō (I lead forth, I take out; I raise up, I erect). See educate.
Morphologically educate +‎ -ion

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌɛd͡ʒ.ʊˈkeɪ.ʃən/, /ˌɛd.jʊˈkeɪ.ʃən/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌɛd͡ʒ.əˈkeɪ.ʃən/, /ˌɛd͡ʒ.ʊˈkeɪ.ʃən/
  • Rhymes: -eɪʃən
  • Hyphenation: ed‧u‧ca‧tion

Noun

education (countable and uncountable, plural educations)

  1. (uncountable) The process of imparting knowledge, skill and judgment.
    • 2016-06-17 AROP JOSEPH “Education is the slight hammer that breaks the yoke of ignorance, and moulds knowledge, skills, ideas, good moral values in a person be it a child, a youth or full grown adult. no matter a persons age learning never stops”.
  2. (countable) Facts, skills and ideas that have been learned, either formally or informally.

Derived terms

Related terms

  • educate

Translations

See also

  • training
  • schooling

References

  • education at OneLook Dictionary Search
  • education in Keywords for Today: A 21st Century Vocabulary, edited by The Keywords Project, Colin MacCabe, Holly Yanacek, 2018.
  • education in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.

Anagrams

  • auctioned, cautioned


English

Etymology

From Middle English instruccioun, from Old French instruccion, from Latin instructio; equivalent to instruct +‎ -ion.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɪnˈstɹʌkʃən/
  • Rhymes: -ʌkʃən

Noun

instruction (countable and uncountable, plural instructions)

  1. (uncountable) The act of instructing, teaching, or furnishing with information or knowledge.
  2. (countable) An instance of the information or knowledge so furnished.
  3. (countable) An order or command.
  4. (computing) A single operation of a processor defined by an instruction set architecture.
  5. A set of directions provided by a manufacturer for the users of a product or service.

Synonyms

  • See also Thesaurus:instruction

Translations


French

Etymology

From Latin īnstrūctiō.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɛ̃s.tʁyk.sjɔ̃/

Noun

instruction f (plural instructions)

  1. instruction (clarification of this definition is needed)

Derived terms

  • juge d’instruction

Related terms

  • instruire

Further reading

  • “instruction” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

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