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"vocational" in British English

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vocationaladjective

uk   /vəʊˈkeɪ.ʃən.əl/  us   /voʊˈkeɪ.ʃən.əl/
(Definition of vocational from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"vocational" in American English

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vocationaladjective [not gradable]

 us   /voʊˈkeɪ·ʃə·nəl/
providing skills and education that prepare you for a job: vocational education/training The school offers vocational programs in welding, electrical work, and building maintenance.
(Definition of vocational from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"vocational" in Business English

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vocationaladjective

uk   us   /vəʊˈkeɪʃənəl/
providing skills and education that prepare you for a job: vocational training/course/program People with inadequate vocational training find it difficult to re-enter the workforce. Critics wondered if vocational education really created employment opportunity.
(Definition of vocational from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “vocational”
in Chinese (Simplified) 职业的, 业务的…
in Turkish meslekî…
in Russian профессиональный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 職業的, 業務的…
in Polish zawodowy…
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