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English definition of “apprenticeship”

apprenticeship

noun [C or U]     /əˈprentɪʃɪp/ HR
a period of time working as an apprentice: serve/complete an apprenticeship He is now serving an apprenticeship as a joiner.get an apprenticeship My father believed that if I got an apprenticeship to a proper trade I'd be financially secure for life. an engineering/construction/plumber's apprenticeship
(Definition of apprenticeship noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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