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occupation

oc·cu·pa·tion

occupation

 
 
pronunciation:
ak y peI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition: the work a person does to earn a living; profession.
Teaching is the occupation of most members of her family.
synonyms:
business, vocation
similar words:
career, employment, job, living, profession, trade, work
Word Builder: occupation +
  • occupational:
    having to do with an occupation or a workplace.
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