occupational

adjective
oc·​cu·​pa·​tion·​al | \ ˌä-kyə-ˈpā-shnəl , -shə-nᵊl\

Definition of occupational

1 : of or relating to a job or occupation occupational choices occupational training/skills occupational safety Physiatrists commonly treat back and neck pain and other musculoskeletal problems, including sports injuries and occupational problems like repetitive stress injury.— C. Claiborne Ray — see also occupational hazard
2 relating to or engaged in the military occupation of a country served as part of an occupational force occupational troops

Other Words from occupational

occupationally adverb

First Known Use of occupational

1766, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for occupational

occupation + -al entry 1

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English Language Learners Definition of occupational

: of or relating to a person's job or occupation

occupational

adjective
oc·​cu·​pa·​tion·​al | \ ˌä-kyə-ˈpā-shə-nᵊl\

Kids Definition of occupational

: relating to a person's business or profession an occupational risk

Other Words from occupational

occupationally adverb

occupational

adjective
oc·​cu·​pa·​tion·​al | \ ˌäk-yə-ˈpā-shnəl, -shən-ᵊl \

Medical Definition of occupational

: relating to or being an occupational disease occupational asthma

Other Words from occupational

occupationally \ -​ē \ adverb

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