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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [ee lur-ning]
    • /i ˈlɜr nɪŋ/
    • /ˈiːˌlɜːn.ɪŋ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ee lur-ning]
    • /i ˈlɜr nɪŋ/

Definitions of e-learning word

  • abbreviation Technical meaning of E-LEARNING Computer-Aided Instruction 3
  • noun e-learning education in which students receive instruction over the Internet, from a video, etc., instead of going to school. 1
  • adjective e-learning of or relating to e-learning: e-learning tools; e-learning software. 1
  • noun Definition of e-learning in Technology (application, education)   (CAI, or "- assisted", "- learning", CAL, Computer-Based Training CBT, "e-learning") The use of computers for education and training. The programs and data used in CAI, known as "courseware", may be supplied on media such as CD-ROM or delivered via a network which also enables centralised logging of student progress. CAI may constitute the whole or part of a course, may be done individually or in groups ("Computer Supported Collaborative Learning", CSCL), with or without human guidance. 1
  • uncountable noun e-learning E-learning is learning that takes place by means of computers and the Internet. 0
  • noun e-learning an internet-based teaching system 0

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Origin of e-learning

First appearance:

before 2000
One of the 1% newest English words
2000-05; e-2 (electronic) + learning

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Parts of speech for E-learning


e-learning popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 7% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

Top questions with e-learning

  • what is e-learning?

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