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CV

noun [C]  /ˌsiˈvi/ us  
a written description of your education, achievements, and previous employment, used esp. to show someone who may employ you in a new job, or to qualify for an honor
Translations of “CV”
in Korean 이력서…
in Arabic سيرة ذاتِيّة…
in French cv, CV…
in Turkish özgeçmiş…
in Italian curriculum vitae…
in Chinese (Traditional) 簡歷,履歷, (向學院或大學求職的)履歷…
in Russian краткая биография…
in Polish życiorys, CV…
in Spanish CV, cv…
in Portuguese currículo…
in German der Lebenslauf…
in Catalan currículum…
in Japanese 履歴書…
in Chinese (Simplified) 简历,履历, (向学院或大学求职的)履历…
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