Definition of “apprenticeship” - English Dictionary

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“apprenticeship” in British English

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(Definition of “apprenticeship” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“apprenticeship” in Business English

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apprenticeshipnoun [ C or U ]

uk /əˈprentɪʃɪp/ us 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” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)