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English definition of “fledgling”

fledgling

adjective [before noun] (also fledgeling)     /ˈfledʒ.lɪŋ/
new and without experience : The current economic climate is particularly difficult for fledgling businesses .Inexperienced (of people)Naive and trusting
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