"apprenticeship" Definition

  1. n. The service or condition of an apprentice; the state in which a person is gaining instruction in a trade or art, under legal agreement.
  2. n. The time an apprentice is serving (sometimes seven years, as from the age of fourteen to twenty-one).

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Position in dictionary: 5709 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n.,
Words that start with "apprenticeship": 1
Words that end with "apprenticeship": 1
Words that contain "apprenticeship": 1
Next words in dictionary: apprenticing, appressed, apprest, apprise, apprised
Previous words in dictionary: apprenticehood, apprenticed, apprenticeage, apprentice, apprehensiveness

English Dictionary Definition of apprenticeship

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