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CV

noun [C] uk   /ˌsiːˈviː/ us  
B1 mainly UK ( US usually résumé) abbreviation for curriculum vitae : a short written description of your education, qualifications, previous jobs, and sometimes also your personal interests, that you send to an employer when you are trying to get a job US a written description of the previous work of someone who is looking for a job at a college or university: Applicants interested in applying for the position should submit their CVs to the Anatomy Department no later than 15 February.
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in Korean 이력서…
in Arabic سيرة ذاتِيّة…
in French cv, CV…
in Turkish özgeçmiş…
in Italian curriculum vitae…
in Chinese (Traditional) 簡歷,履歷, (向學院或大學求職的)履歷…
in Russian краткая биография…
in Polish życiorys, CV…
in Spanish CV, cv…
in Portuguese currículo…
in German der Lebenslauf…
in Catalan currículum…
in Japanese 履歴書…
in Chinese (Simplified) 简历,履历, (向学院或大学求职的)履历…
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