nonoccupational

adjective
non·​oc·​cu·​pa·​tion·​al | \ ˌnän-ˌä-kyə-ˈpā-shnəl How to pronounce nonoccupational (audio) , -shə-nᵊl \

Definition of nonoccupational

: not of or relating to a person's occupation : not occupational a nonoccupational environment nonoccupational injuries

First Known Use of nonoccupational

1894, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonoccupational.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonoccupational. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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