Definition of pupil–teacher in English:

pupil–teacher

adjective

  • Designating the relation between pupils and teachers, especially in "pupil–teacher ratio"noun the number of pupils to each teacher.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in News-sentinel (Fort Wayne, Indiana). From pupil + teacher.

Pronunciation

pupil–teacher

/ˌpjuːplˈtiːtʃə/