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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Proceed in an activity for pay or as a means of livelihood.

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  • If you "professionalize" KMHD, it won't be the same.
  • With the US happy to leave the now quiet Sadr-controlled areas alone, al-Sadr used the lull to "professionalize" his militia.
  • The myth that poets and writers attend MFA programs to "professionalize" themselves -- to get "credentialed" -- has been proven false.
  • And by the way, the commissioner has previously told me he'd like to eventually "professionalize" the PIO office, but that hasn't happened yet. for more
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