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verb [transitive] professionalize pronunciation in British English /prəˈfeʃ(ə)nəlaɪz/ 
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present participleprofessionalizing
past tenseprofessionalized
past participleprofessionalized
  1. to make an activity or organization professional, especially by paying the people involved in it

    proposals to professionalize college sports in the US

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 professionalize pronunciation in British English /prəˌfeʃ(ə)nəlaɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/  noun [uncountable]
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