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apprentice

noun [C]
 
 
/əˈprentɪs/ HR
someone who works for an employer for an agreed period of time in order to learn a new skill, often for a low wage: He formerly worked as a machinist apprentice in Boeing's Everett assembly plant. The 1,200-member ironworkers union has some 300 apprentices in various stages of training.
Translations of “apprentice”
in Spanish aprendiz…
in French apprenti/-ie…
in German der/die Auszubildende(r)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 學徒, 徒弟…
in Russian ученик…
in Turkish çırak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 学徒, 徒弟…
in Polish praktykant/ka…
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