Definition of externship in English:


Syllabification: ex·tern·ship
Pronunciation: /ˈekstərnˌSHip


North American
  • A temporary training program in a workplace, especially one offered to students as part of a course of study: students participate in an 8-week externship I did my pastry externship at the River Café
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    • The student's desire is to extract knowledge from the externship, thus gaining valuable experience.
    • He recently began a five-week, paid externship through the state Leadership Initiatives for Teaching and Technology program for middle and high school science, technology, engineering, and math teachers.
    • i found an externship i would kill for in DC.

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