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Apprentice

One who learns a trade or occupation by working directly under a skilled person. For example, an apprentice may study under a blacksmith to learn the trade. The apprentice may be paid a small amount or may simply receive room and board.

apprentice

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Although Prentice is on the sex offenders' register her crimes have not blocked her being her own boss.
Michael Zimmerman, CEO of Prentice Capital and a veteran specialist in retail equities, believes retailers integrating mcommerce into their online strategy have the strongest opportunity for growth.
Prentice has spent the past 16 years in healthcare management roles with a focus on advancing new technologies in surgical fields.
Mr Prentice trained at Moseley Road School of Art and Birmingham School of Art and played a leading role in founding Ikon Gallery in 1964.
Imagine you're a little kid and you've got Christmas on the 25th of December, and then someone comes along and says, sorry, it's the 25th of February; no, it's the 25th of June," Prentice chuckled.
Susan Prentice has more than 10 years experience working as a coordinator within the health, commerical real estate, sales and event planning industries.
In the women's competition, Prentice and Fell finished level on 5404 points with Prentice taking the junior title and Fell the senior.
Burly Sean Prentice promises customers his pills are "the best sex you can buy for pounds 2".
Wendy Prentice died instantly and her friend Wendy Beveridge died on the way to hospital after the smash in Beaumarches near Toulouse.
Archie Miller, aged 68, from Tamworth, suffers from skin cancer and deep vein thrombosis and this cast doubts on whether he'd be able to continue working at Prentice Furniture.
Parker) Prentice, 85, of Paxton, died peacefully in her home on Monday, August 13, 2007.
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