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English definition of “occupation”


noun [C] (ACTIVITY)    /ˌɒk.jʊˈpeɪ.ʃən/ US  /ˌɑː.kjə-/
C1 a regular activity or hobby: It seems to me his favourite occupation is eating.Work, working and the workplaceWorking hours and periods of work
(Definition of occupation noun (ACTIVITY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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