in-service

adjective
in-ser·​vice | \ ˈin-ˈsər-vəs How to pronounce in-service (audio) \

Definition of in-service

1 : going on or continuing while one is fully employed in-service teacher education workshops
2 : of, relating to, or being one that is fully employed in-service police officers

First Known Use of in-service

1928, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of in-service was in 1928

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“In-service.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in-service. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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in-service

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: happening while you are being paid to work

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