What does the word education mean?

Usage examples for education

  1. They have no education whatever, and can neither read nor write. – Across Asia on a Bicycle by Thomas Gaskell Allen and William Lewis Sachtleben
  2. Ascanio Bellegra was the result of this home education, and already bid fair to follow in his parent's footsteps. – Sant' Ilario by F. Marion Crawford
  3. The education of the girls was by no means neglected. – The Old Franciscan Missions Of California by George Wharton James