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English definition of “internship”

internship

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈɪntɜːnʃɪp/ US   /-tɝː–/ US WORKPLACE
a period of time during which a student works for a company or organization in order to get experience of a particular type of work: The business students often do an internship during their long vacation in e-commerce companies. a paid/summer internship an internship program → Compare work experience
(Definition of internship from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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