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Translation of intern in Spanish:

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

/ɪnˈtɜːrn; ɪnˈtɜːn/

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

/ˈɪntɜːrn/ (American English/inglés norteamericano)
  • 1.1 [Medicine/Medicina] hacer* las prácticas, ser* interno 1.2 (of student or trainee) hacer* las prácticas
    Example sentences
    • In the pilot, she is interning at a DA's office, on her way to law school, but the dreams of missing children and dead people impel her to use her ‘gift’, so she faxes police offices offering her help.
    • I requested permission from my California Army National Guard commander to drill in Washington DC during the summer of 2002, where I was interning after my first year of law school.
    • Before I graduated college I had worked on several campaigns and spent a summer interning in the NC State Legislature.


/ˈɪntɜːrn; ˈɪntɜːn/
  • 1.1 [Medicine/Medicina] interno, (masculine, feminine) 1.2 (in career development) pasante (masculine and feminine) ([ persona que trabaja bajo supervisión a fin de adquirir experiencia profesional ])

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