'prentice

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From prentice, an old (Middle English) aphetic form of apprentice, with the apostrophe added to indicate the lost letters.

Noun[edit]

'prentice (plural 'prentices)

  1. (obsolete) Abbreviation of apprentice.

Verb[edit]

'prentice (third-person singular simple present 'prentices, present participle 'prenticing, simple past and past participle 'prenticed)

  1. (obsolete) Abbreviation of apprentice.

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