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1 assistant ˈsɪstənt/ noun
plural assistants
1 assistant
ˈsɪstənt/
noun
plural assistants
Learner's definition of ASSISTANT
[count]
: a person who helps someone
especially : a person whose job is to help another person to do work
see also physician's assistant
: a person whose job is to help the customers in a store
2 assistant ˈsɪstənt/ adjective
2 assistant
ˈsɪstənt/
adjective
Learner's definition of ASSISTANT
always used before a noun
: having the job of helping someone to do work : having a lower rank or position than others in a group, organization, etc.
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