noviceship

noviceship

(ˈnɒvɪsˌʃɪp)
n
another word for novitiate1
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I was a very young nun, only a year and a half out of the Noviceship with excellent academic qualifications but totally inexperienced with the practicalities of daily living.
It was during his noviceship that Hopkins worked out an esthetic in which experience of beauty and religious experience coalesce.
But young aspirants to noviceship alert to the ten sikkhapadas (Vin.
7) Sibilant-final stems plus suffix -ship (data from Lehnert 1971) (5) justiceship noviceship acquaintanceship princeship hush-ship princess-ship burgessship mistress-ship
In this house we will place the central noviceship, the
Thomas was directed to do his noviceship at Roehampton.