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Synonyms for novitiate
noʊˈvɪʃ i ɪt, -ˌeɪtnovi·tiate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. novitiate, noviciatenoun

    the period during which you are a novice (especially in a religious order)

    novice, noviciate

  2. novitiate, novicenoun

    someone who has entered a religious order but has not taken final vows

    tyro, tiro, novice, beginner, noviciate, initiate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. novitiatenoun


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  1. novitiatenoun

    apprenticeship, probation, tyronism, noviceship

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  • noviciatFrench
  • noviziatoItalian
  • послушничество, послушница, послушникRussian

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