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noun in·tern

Medical Definition of INTERN

:  a physician gaining supervised practical experience in a hospital after graduating from medical school—called also houseman

Variants of INTERN

in·tern also in·terne \ˈin-ˌtərn\
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categorical Hear it
absolute or relating to a category
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