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october | homework |

As an adjective october

is of october.

As a noun homework is

work that is done at home, especially school exercises set by a teacher.

october

English

Alternative forms

* Octobre (obsolete)

Proper noun

(Octobers)
  • The tenth month of the Gregorian calendar, following September and preceding November. Abbreviation: Oct
  • Derived terms

    * mid-October * October beer * October-bird * October effect * Octoberfest * Octoberist, Octobrist * October Revolution * October surprise * (October War) * Red October

    See also

    * ----

    homework

    Noun

    (-)
  • Work that is done at home, especially school exercises set by a teacher.
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  • Preliminary or preparatory work, such as research.
  • Usage notes

    The term is generally used to refer to primary or secondary school assignments as opposed to college-level coursework.

    See also

    * busy work * schoolwork