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trainee

noun

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a person who is being trained for a job
  • on-the-job trainees
  • Not all of the management trainees will be hired.

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The first known use of trainee was in 1833

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“Trainee.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/trainee. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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