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|Noun||1.||Education Department - the United States federal department that administers all federal programs dealing with education (including federal aid to educational institutions and students); created 1979|
didactics, education, educational activity, instruction, pedagogy, teaching - the activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill; "he received no formal education"; "our instruction was carefully programmed"; "good classroom teaching is seldom rewarded"
executive department - a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States