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in-service

[in-sur-vis, in-sur-]
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adjective
  1. taking place while one is employed: an in-service training program.

Origin of in-service

First recorded in 1925–30
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Examples from the Web for in-service

Historical Examples

  • The k'ao, an in-service examination, consisted of annual reports on the performance of all officers in the Empire.

    Government in Republican China

    Paul Myron Anthony Linebarger

  • Formal training as well as in-service education was given serious attention.

    Area Handbook for Bulgaria</p>

    Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole


British Dictionary definitions for in-service

in-service

adjective
  1. denoting training that is given to employees during the course of employmentan in-service course
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