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pupilage

[pyoo-puh-lij] /ˈpyu pə lɪdʒ/
noun
1.
the state or period of being a pupil; tutelage.
Origin
1580-1590
1580-90; pupil + -age
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pupillage

/ˈpjuːpɪlɪdʒ/
noun
1.
the condition of being a pupil or duration for which one is a pupil
2.
(in England) the period spent by a newly called barrister in the chambers of a member of the bar
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