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Definitions

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  • v. Present participle of professionalize.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • During the 1950s and '60s, when everyone was busy "professionalizing" child care, Spock told mothers to relax and trust their instincts.

    Author Michael Pollan goes 'In Defense of Food'

  • I probably should look more closely at Dreamwidth and "professionalizing" my journal/blog, despite my own love of hearing what fellow writers are having for lunch encouraged by my own such posts.

    FiestaCon Day #3 (& #4)

  • The use of market language permits faculty inaction except around the edges, when it comes to reducing the number of admitted students, "professionalizing" those already there, or pulling such strings as may be available for their own advisees and makes the relationship between faculty and graduate students paternal, administrative, and managerial. . .

    Archive 2008-08-01

  • Others suggest "professionalizing" personal-service jobs, perhaps encouraging unionization, to boost wages.

    Why Job Market

  • Now, the level of emphasis that should be placed on "professionalizing" is beyond my scope at the moment.

    Archive 2006-09-01

  • His recourse to standard reform strategy — remove the police from politics by "professionalizing" them — may regrettably weaken the strength of his otherwise very forceful exposé.

    Short Reviews

  • This role is a hand on, roll up your sleeves, "dig in" type of capacity and requires someone who has a demonstrated track record in "professionalizing" the back office.

    CFO.com: Today in Finance

  • The wisdom of the various fields 'professionalizing' is, of course, open to debate.

    Confessions of a Community College Dean

  • The use of market language permits faculty inaction (except around the edges, when it comes to reducing the number of admitted students, "professionalizing" those already there, or pulling such strings as may be available for their own advisees) and makes the relationship between faculty and graduate students paternal, administrative, and managerial ....

    Ferule & Fescue

  • General Kayani is also interested in rebuilding and professionalizing Pakistan's army.

    Aparna Pande: President Obama to General Kayani: Can You Hear Me Now?

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