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internshipnoun [C]

us   /ˈɪn·tɜrnˌʃɪp/
a period of time spent receiving or completing training at a job as a part of becoming qualified to do it: He served his internship at a local hospital.
(Definition of internship from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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internshipnoun [C]

uk   /ˈɪn.tɜːn.ʃɪp/ us   /ˈɪn.tɝːn.ʃɪp/ US
  • internship noun [C] (IN A HOSPITAL)

a period of training spent in a hospital by a young doctor in order to finish their medical qualification: He served his internship at Garfield Hospital.
  • internship noun [C] (IN A COMPANY)

a period of time during which someone works for a company or organization in order to get experience of a particular type of work: Jane has a summer internship at a local TV station.
(Definition of internship from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"internship" in Business English

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internshipnoun [C]

uk   /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
(Definition of internship from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “internship”
in Chinese (Simplified) 医学, 医生实习期…
in Chinese (Traditional) 醫學, 醫生實習期…
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