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adj. often after-school
1. Taking place immediately following school classes: afterschool activities.
2. Of or being a program designed to provide care for and educational enhancement to children in the hours immediately following school classes.
An afterschool program.
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(Education) put on after the end of the normal school day
(Education) a session or club after the end of the normal school day
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