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pro·fes·sion·al

professional

 
 
pronunciation:
pr fe sh nl
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or having to do with a certain job or work.
The doctor gave me her professional advice.
definition 2: doing a job as a way of earning money.
He works as a professional dancer.
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derivation: professionally (adv.)
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  business, theater