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trainee

train·ee

trainee

 
pronunciation:
treI ni
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part of speech: noun
definition: one who is being trained; apprentice.
The police trainees were shown how to use their equipment.
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The word trainee contains the following part:
-ee Latin noun-forming suffix that means person who undergoes or receives
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