The definition of an intern is a student or recent graduate going through a supervised training in their chosen profession or a new physician training at a hospital.(noun)
To intern is defined as to detain and keep someone or something from moving.(verb)
An example of to intern is to stop a foreign person from returning to their home country.
See intern in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Fr interne, resident within < L internus, inward: see internal
See intern in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: French interne
Origin: , from Latin internus, internal; see internal.
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