Definition of occupational hazard
- Hand injuries are an occupational hazard for typists.
: an activity in which one engages
: the principal business of one's life : vocation
: the possession, use, or settlement of land : occupancy
: 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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