avocational

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adjective av·o·ca·tion·al \ˌa-və-ˈkā-sh(ə-)nəl\

Definition of avocational

  1. 1 :  of or relating to an avocation an avocational interest in sports

  2. 2 :  being such by avocation an avocational musician

avocationally

play \-sh(ə-)nə-lē\ adverb

Examples of avocational in a sentence

  1. just a bunch of avocational rockers who get together in a garage on weekends

1910

First Known Use of avocational

1910



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