• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Noviceship The state of being a novice; novitiate.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n noviceship The state of being a novice.
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In literature:

On the first day of his noviceship as a labourer, he and his master were putting some ropes on the dwelling-house to keep on the thatch.
"The Brownie of Bodsbeck, and Other Tales (Vol. 1 of 2)" by James Hogg