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boil downAs an allusion to the cooking technique of reducing liquids by heat, one boils down a problem, argument, etc. to its most central elements.
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birds and beesInformal sex education, especially describing the sexual activity of animals rather than that of people.
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chalkfaceA musical concept or genre in which music is completely improvised and never played twice. Most often mixing elements of hip-hop, metal, punk and avant-garde jazz.
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horse senseCommon sense, especially with a connotation of folk wisdom independent from, and trumping, formal education.
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kernel of truthA core accuracy at the heart of a claim or narrative which also contains dubious or fictitious elements.
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knowledge is powerWith knowledge and/or education, one's potential or ability to succeed in the pursuit of his objectives will certainly increase.
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lapsed academicA person formerly employed as a professor or researcher in a university or other institution of higher education, especially one who no longer attempts to remain current in his or her former academic field.
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ride the short busTo have a need for a special education program, as because learning disabled.
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ride the short busTo participate in a special education program, such as for those with learning disabilities.
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school of hard knocksAn education consisting of real-world experiences, especially harsh experiences.
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sword and sorceryOf or pertaining to a genre of narratives—including short stories, novels, television shows, films, and computer games—which combines wizardry and other fantastical supernatural elements with violent combat using medieval weaponry..
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three rsThe basic education any child can expect to receive, but not necessarily limited to reading, writing and arithmetic.
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three rsThe basic education received in primary schools. Literally; reading, writing and arithmetic.
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tin earInsensitivity to and inability to appreciate the elements of performed music or the rhythm, elegance, or nuances of language.
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university of lifeThe real world as a source of instruction, as opposed to a formal education.
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weed outTo remove unwanted elements from a group.
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