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Noun: novice  nó-vis
  1. Someone who has entered a religious order but has not taken final vows
    - novitiate
  2. Someone new to a field or activity
    "the novice made a brief appearance in the first period";
    - beginner, tyro, tiro, initiate, rookie [informal]

Derived forms: novices

Type of: religious person, unskilled person

Encyclopedia: Novice, Texas