pupilage

noun
pu·​pil·​age | \ ˈpyü-pə-lij How to pronounce pupilage (audio) \
variants: or pupillage

Definition of pupilage

: the state or period of being a pupil

First Known Use of pupilage

1654, in the meaning defined above

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“Pupilage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pupilage. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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