Meaning of work shadowing in English:

work shadowing

noun

British
  • Training, work experience, etc., which involves accompanying and observing a person at work for a short period in order to gain understanding of or receive training in such work. Compare "shadowing", job shadowing .

Origin

1970s; earliest use found in Transcript (North Adams, Massachusetts). From work + shadowing.

Pronunciation

work shadowing

/ˈwəːkˌʃadəʊɪŋ/