vocation

  1. the particular occupation for which you are trained
  2. a body of people doing the same kind of work

Vocation

A vocation (vocātiō `a call, summons`) is an occupation to which a person is specially drawn or for which he is suited, trained, or qualified. Though now often used in non-religious contexts, the meanings of the term originated in Christianity. ==Senses== Use of the word `vocation` before the sixteenth century referred firstly to the `call...
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Vocation

• (n.) A call; a summons; a citation; especially, a designation or appointment to a particular state, business, or profession. • (n.) Destined or appropriate employment; calling; occupation; trade; business; profession. • (n.) The bestowment of God`s distinguishing grace upon a person or nation, by which that person or nation is put ...
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vocation

(from the article `Christianity`) ...`A Christian is a perfectly free lord of all, subject to none. A Christian is a perfectly dutiful servant of all, subject to all.` The second ... ...the priesthood of all believers had widespread societal implications because it limited the privileges of the clergy and enlarged the scope of...
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vocation

1. A call; a summons; a citation; especially, a designation or appointment to a particular state, business, or profession. 'What can be urged for them who not having the vocation of poverty to scribble, out of mere wantonness make themselves ridiculous?' (Dryden) ... 2. Destined or appropriate employment; calling; occupation; trade; business; profe...
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Vocation

Vo·ca'tion noun [ Latin vocatio a bidding, invitation, from vocare to call, from vox , vocis , voice: confer French vocation . See Vocal .] 1. A call; a summons; a citation; especially, a designation or appointment to a particular state, business, or...
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Vocation

An occupation for which a person is strongly suited and/or to which they are dedicated
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vocation

the particular occupation for which you are trained
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vocation

the particular occupation for which you are trained
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vocation

the particular occupation for which you are trained
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vocation

vocation 1. A stated or regular occupation; a calling. 2. A call to, or fitness for, a certain career; especially, a religious position. 3. The work or profession for which one has a sense of special fitness. 4. A strong feeling of suitability for a particular career or occupation. An occupation is often referred to as a 'calling', because it i...
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