occupational

adjective oc·cu·pa·tion·al \ ˌä-kyə-ˈpā-shnəl , -shə-nᵊl \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

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

occupationally

adverb

First Known Use of occupational

1766



OCCUPATIONAL Defined for Kids

occupational

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

Definition of occupational for Students

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

occupationally

adverb

Medical Dictionary

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

occupationally

play \\ adverb


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