practicing

adjective
prac·​tic·​ing | \ ˈprak-tə-siŋ How to pronounce practicing (audio) \
variants: or less commonly practising

Definition of practicing

: actively engaged in a specified career or way of life a practicing physician

First Known Use of practicing

1625, in the meaning defined above

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“Practicing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/practicing. Accessed 8 Mar. 2021.

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