intern ( interns plural & 3rd person present) ( interning present participle) ( interned past tense & past participle )
The verb is pronounced ɪntɜ:rn. The noun is pronounced ɪntɜ:rn.
1 verb If someone is interned, they are put in prison or in a prison camp for political reasons.
He was interned as an enemy alien at the outbreak of the Second World War. be V-ed
2 n-count An intern is an advanced student or a recent graduate, especially in medicine, who is being given practical training under supervision.
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confine, detain, hold, hold in custody
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