: relating to, providing, or receiving vocational and technical education and training

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Sign up for a course at a community college or vo-tech school. Mike Allen, Popular Mechanics, 24 Mar. 2023

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Word History


vocational + technical

First Known Use

1950, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of vo-tech was in 1950

Dictionary Entries Near vo-tech

Cite this Entry

“Vo-tech.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vo-tech. Accessed 3 Jun. 2023.

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