occupational

oc|cu|pa|tion|al [ ,akjə`peıʃənl ] adjective usually before noun
relating to or caused by your job:
occupational categories/groups
compensation for occupational accidents and diseases
╾ oc|cu|pa|tion|al|ly adverb

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • occupational — oc‧cu‧pa‧tion‧al [ˌɒkjˈpeɪʆnəl◂ ǁ ˌɑːk ] adjective [only before a noun] JOBS related to someone s job: • questions about credit card applicants occupational backgrounds • She is moving steadily up the occupational ladder. • Specific… …   Financial and business terms

  • occupational — adj. Of or pertaining to an occupation[3] or occupations[3]; caused by or incidental to an occupation[3]; as, occupational hazard; occupational illness. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • occupational — index technical Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 occupational adj. Related to …   Law dictionary

  • occupational — occupationally, adv. /ok yeuh pay sheuh nl/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to an occupation, trade, or calling: occupational guidance. 2. of or pertaining to occupation: occupational troops. [1840 50; OCCUPATION + AL1] * * * (as used in expressions)… …   Universalium

  • occupational — oc|cu|pa|tion|al [ˌɔkjuˈpeıʃənəl US ˌa:k ] adj [only before noun] relating to, or caused by your job ▪ occupational pension schemes ▪ an occupational health centre ▪ occupational disease ▪ Getting injured is an occupational hazard (=a risk that… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • occupational — oc·cu·pa·tion·al .äk yə pā shnəl, shən əl adj relating to or being an occupational disease <occupational deafness> oc·cu·pa·tion·al·ly ē adv …   Medical dictionary

  • occupational — adjective Of, relating to, or caused by an occupation Boredom is an occupational hazard if you are a checkout girl …   Wiktionary

  • occupational — adj. Occupational is used with these nouns: ↑category, ↑disease, ↑exposure, ↑hazard, ↑health, ↑mobility, ↑pension, ↑physician, ↑prestige, ↑psychologist, ↑safety, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • occupational — adj. 1 of or in the nature of an occupation or occupations. 2 (of a disease, hazard, etc.) rendered more likely by one s occupation. Phrases and idioms: occupational therapy mental or physical activity designed to assist recovery from disease or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • occupational — adjective see occupation …   New Collegiate Dictionary


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