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PARAPROFESSIONAL

 Dictionary entry overview: What does paraprofessional mean? 

PARAPROFESSIONAL (noun)
  The noun PARAPROFESSIONAL has 1 sense:

1. a trained worker who is not a member of a profession but who assists a professional

  Familiarity information: PARAPROFESSIONAL used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PARAPROFESSIONAL (noun)


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Meaning:

A trained worker who is not a member of a profession but who assists a professional

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Hypernyms ("paraprofessional" is a kind of...):

assistant; help; helper; supporter (a person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "paraprofessional"):

legal assistant; paralegal (a person with specialized training who assists lawyers)

paramedic; paramedical (a person trained to assist medical professionals and to give emergency medical treatment)


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