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[in-turn] /ˈɪn tɜrn/
noun, verb (used without object), interned, interning.
intern2 . Unabridged
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Historical Examples
  • In 1821 he was received what is called an interne of the Hôtel Dieu.

  • What—then he turned at the entrance of the interne with the batteries.

    The Cross-Cut

    Courtney Ryley Cooper
  • At bruncheon Bobby Winslow, now an interne, talked baseball with Carl.

    The Trail of the Hawk Sinclair Lewis
  • A young blond man in an interne's gray uniform entered the room.

    The Lani People J. F. Bone
  • "Oh—you know these Administrative people," the interne said depreciatingly.

    The Lani People J. F. Bone
  • Kennon's voice was gentle but the interne flushed a dull red.

    The Lani People J. F. Bone
  • You were not like that, not so long ago, when you were interne at L——.

  • The interne accompanied them to the gate and beyond, but everywhere was silence.

    The Mad King Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • I repeated the directions about the interne Vallier up at the hospital to my father.

    A Tatter of Scarlet S. R. Crockett
  • Penny inquired anxiously as she stopped the interne in the corridor.

    Swamp Island Mildred A. Wirt
British Dictionary definitions for interne


a variant spelling of intern (sense 4)
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interne in Medicine

interne in·terne (ĭn'tûrn')
Variant of intern.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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