Definition of occupational hazard
: an injury or ailment resulting from the work one does or from the environment in which one works Hand injuries are an occupational hazard for typists.
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: a game of chance like craps played with two dice
: a source of danger
: the effect of unpredictable and unanalyzable forces in determining events : chance, risk
: to offer or present at a risk : venture
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