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vocation

vo·ca·tion

vocation

 
 
pronunciation:
vo keI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a career; occupation.
synonyms:
business, career, occupation
similar words:
bag, calling, craft, employment, field, job, lifework, line, livelihood, living, métier, profession, pursuit, thing, trade, work
definition 2: a strong desire or urge to choose a particular career, esp. a religious calling.
synonyms:
calling
similar words:
mission
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  • vocational:
    relating to a job or trade.
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