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English definition of “practising”


adjective [before noun] (WORK) UK (US practicing)     /ˈpræk.tɪ.sɪŋ/
actively involved in a job : a practising doctor / lawyer The number of practising doctors is falling even though more people are qualifying in medicine .Work, working and the workplaceWorking hours and periods of work
(Definition of practising adjective (WORK) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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