subprofessional

adjective
sub·​pro·​fes·​sion·​al | \ ˌsəb-prə-ˈfesh-nəl How to pronounce subprofessional (audio) , -ˈfe-shə-nᵊl \

Definition of subprofessional

: functioning or qualified to function below the professional level but distinctly above the clerical or labor level and usually under the supervision of a professionally trained person

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subprofessional noun

First Known Use of subprofessional

1941, in the meaning defined above

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“Subprofessional.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subprofessional. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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