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practising

adjective [before noun] UK (US practicing) uk   us   /ˈpræk.tɪ.sɪŋ/

practising adjective [before noun] (RELIGION)

actively involved in a religion: a practising Muslim/Jew/Christian

practising adjective [before noun] (WORK)

actively involved in a job: a practising doctor/lawyer The number of practising doctors is falling even though more people are qualifying in medicine.
Translations of “practising”
in Chinese (Traditional) 信仰, 積極參與宗教活動的,虔誠的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 信仰, 积极参与宗教活动的,虔诚的…
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