occupational hazard

Definition of occupational hazard

  1. :  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.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  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

  1. :  to offer or present at a risk venture

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