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English definition of “intern”

intern

noun [C]     /ˈɪntɜːn/
HR, WORKPLACE a student , or someone who has recently finished their studies , who works for a company or organization for a short time , sometimes without being paid , in order to get experience of a particular type of work : After I graduate , I plan to work as an intern at an advertising agency . a student / college / summer intern → See also internship
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