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nonprofessional

[non-pruh-fesh-uh-nl] /ˌnɒn prəˈfɛʃ ə nl/
adjective
1.
not a member of or trained in a specific profession.
2.
Sports. not offering or engaged in for payment or a monetary prize; amateur:
a nonprofessional league; a nonprofessional player.
noun
3.
a person who is not a professional.
4.
an amateur athlete.
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805; non- + professional
Related forms
nonprofessionalism, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for nonprofessional

nonprofessional

/ˌnɒnprəˈfɛʃənəl/
adjective
1.
not of, relating to, suitable for, or engaged in a profession
2.
not undertaken or performed for gain or by people who are paid
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