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prentice

[pren-tis] /ˈprɛn tɪs/
noun, verb, Informal.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English; aphetic form of apprentice
Related forms
underprentice, noun

Prentice

[pren-tis] /ˈprɛn tɪs/
noun
1.
a male given name.
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  • Of course prentice work in a more formal rhetoric could be thought as a useful, perhaps at the time an essential, preparation.
British Dictionary definitions for prentice

prentice

/ˈprɛntɪs/
noun
1.
an archaic word for apprentice
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Word Origin and History for prentice
n.

c.1300, shortened form of apprentice (n.). As a verb from 1590s.

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