[nov-is] /ˈnɒv ɪs/
a person who is new to the circumstances, work, etc., in which he or she is placed; beginner; tyro:
a novice in politics.
a person who has been received into a religious order or congregation for a period of probation before taking vows.
a person newly become a church member.
a recent convert to Christianity.
a probationer in a religious order
a sportsman, esp an oarsman, who has not won a recognized prize, performed to an established level, etc
a racehorse, esp a steeplechaser or hurdler, that has not won a specified number of races
mid-14c., “probationer in a religious order,” from Old French novice “beginner” (12c.), from Medieval Latin novicius, noun use of Latin novicius “newly imported, newly arrived, inexperienced” (of slaves), from novus “new” (see new). Meaning “inexperienced person” is attested from early 15c.
[nuh-too r-noh, noh-; Italian nawt-too r-naw] /nəˈtʊər noʊ, noʊ-; Italian nɔtˈtʊər nɔ/ noun, plural notturni [nuh-too r-nee, noh-; Italian nawt-too r-nee] /nəˈtʊər ni, noʊ-; Italian nɔtˈtʊər ni/ (Show IPA). Music. 1. an 18th-century composition for chamber orchestra, similar to a serenade or a divertimento. 2. .
[naw-vee sahd] /ˈnɔ vi ˈsɑd/ noun 1. a city in and the capital of Vojvodina, in Serbia, on the Danube. [voi-vuh-din-uh, ‐dee-nuh] /ˈvɔɪ vəˌdɪn ə, ‐ˌdi nə/ noun 1. an autonomous province within Serbia. 8303 sq. mi. (21,506 sq. km). Capital: Novi Sad. /Serbian ˈvɔjvɔdina/ noun 1. an autonomous region of Serbia, in the N. […]
[noh-vish-ee-it, -eyt] /noʊˈvɪʃ i ɪt, -ˌeɪt/ noun 1. the state or period of being a novice of a religious order or congregation. 2. the quarters occupied by religious novices during probation. 3. the state or period of being a beginner in anything. 4. a novice. /nəʊˈvɪʃɪɪt; -ˌeɪt/ noun 1. the state of being a novice, […]
/ˈnəʊvəˌkeɪn/ noun 1. a tradename for procaine hydrochloride See procaine