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entry-level

[en-tree-lev-uh l] /ˈɛn triˌlɛv əl/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or filling a low-level job in which an employee may gain experience or skills:
This year's college graduates have a limited choice of entry-level jobs.
2.
suitable for or affordable by people buying or entering the market for the first time:
These less expensive entry-level homes sell quite well.
3.
relatively simple in design, limited in capability, and low in cost:
entry-level home computers and word processors.
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Examples for entry-level
  • entry-level houses may be lying vacant while high-end homes are being snatched up by eager buyers.
  • But when it comes to outreach, it's the perfect entry-level model for atomic structure.
  • It was that extra year that put my entry-level job search in the recession's beginning.
  • With ever fewer entry-level jobs in many industries, internships have become a critical first step into employment.
  • If you are an entry-level, inexperienced job-seeker, talk to your friends.
  • So many jobs for which a university education is completely unnecessary now require their entry-level employees to have degrees.
  • Though he's lucky enough to find an entry-level blue collar job, after numerous deployments, his family life is torn.
British Dictionary definitions for entry-level

entry-level

adjective
1.
(of a job or worker) at the most elementary level in a career structure
2.
(of a product) characterized by being at the most appropriate level for use by a beginner an entry-level camera
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