from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A period of practical experience and training for a student, especially of medicine or nursing, that is supervised by an expert or specialist in a particular field.
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- n. The rank or role of preceptor.
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- n. the position of preceptor
preceptor + -ship (Wiktionary)