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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

see TRAINING.
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He has done well for himself and he has done well for the trainers and owners who have employed him, and he has done well for the man he is apprenticed to, Richard Hannon.
Allan and Kabnis, both apprenticed as blacksmiths, are restive in their practical business.
Most youths were apprenticed to small crafts and trades and many did not finish their terms.