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bus·ingor bus·sing (bŭs′ĭng)
The transportation of schoolchildren by bus to schools outside their neighborhoods, especially as a means of achieving racial integration.
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1. the practice of transporting by bus
2. (Sociology) US the transporting (of children) by bus from one area to a school in another esp, in the US, to create racially integrated classes
3. (Education) US the transporting (of children) by bus from one area to a school in another esp, in the US, to create racially integrated classes
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or bus•sing(ˈbʌs ɪŋ)
the transporting of students by bus to public schools outside their neighborhoods.
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