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professionalize

[pruh-fesh-uh-nl-ahyz]
verb (used with object), professionalized, professionalizing.
1.
to give a professional character or status to; make into or establish as a profession.
verb (used without object), professionalized, professionalizing.
2.
to become professional.
Also, especially British, professionalise.


Origin:
1855–60; professional + -ize

professionalist, noun
professionalization, noun
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professionalize or professionalise (prəˈfɛʃənəˌlaɪz)
 
vb
(tr) to impose a professional structure or status on (something)
 
professionalise or professionalise
 
vb
 
professionali'zation or professionalise
 
n
 
professionali'sation or professionalise
 
n

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