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2 entries found for experience.
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Main Entry: 1ex·pe·ri·ence
Pronunciation: ik-primarystressspir-emacron-schwan(t)s
Function: noun
1 : the actual living through an event or series of events <learn by experience>
2 a : skill or knowledge gained by actually doing or feeling a thing <a job that requires someone with experience> <had gained a lot of experience by the end of the season> b : the amount of such skill or knowledge <has five years' experience>
3 : something one has actually done or lived through <my experiences as a riverboat pilot>

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