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Meaning of INTERN

Pronunciation:  [n]'inturn, [v]in'turn, 'inturn

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  an advanced student or graduate in medicine gaining supervised practical experience (`houseman' is a British term)
  2. [v]  work as an intern
 

INTERN is a 6 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: houseman, interne, medical intern
 
 See Also: doc, doctor, Dr., MD, medico, physician, work

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \In*tern"\, a. [L. internus: cf. F. interne. See
    {Internal}.]
    Internal. [Obs.] --Howell.
    
    
  2. \In*tern"\, v. t. [F. interne. See {Intern}, a.]
    To put for safe keeping in the interior of a place or
    country; to confine to one locality; as, to intern troops
    which have fled for refuge to a neutral country.
    
    
 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: An individual person who has graduated from medical school and is engaged in a rigorous year of additional training at a hospital before practicing medicine.
 
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