[ in-sur-vis, in-sur- ]
/ ɪnˈsɜr vɪs, ˈɪnˌsɜr- /
taking place while one is employed: an in-service training program.
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Origin of in-service
First recorded in 1925–30
Words nearby in-service
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Example sentences from the Web for in-service
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|Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
British Dictionary definitions for in-service
denoting training that is given to employees during the course of employmentan in-service course
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