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English definition of “stint”

stint

noun [C]     /stɪnt/
a period of time spent doing a particular job or activity: a 30-day/15-month/10-year, etc. stint Mr Rose's career has included a 17-year stint working for M&S. She did a stint in an electronics factory.a stint as sth Bob resigned last summer after a two year stint as finance director.
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