a person who is learning how to do something
ExamplesWe take five graduates as trainees each year. • Office staff with leadership potential are selected for courses as trainee managers. • We employ an additional trainee accountant at peak periods.

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I was a new trainee and was being shown how the place operated and how everything worked on a day to day basis.

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You should do your best to make sure that any trainee gets all of the proper information that he or she needs to succeed.

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The trainee was able to shadow the securities trading expert who schooled the trainee in how to successfully and profitably trade securities.

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