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vocation

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1 the activity by which one regularly makes a living
  • finally made sculpting her vocation instead of just a hobby

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2 the body of people in a profession or field of activity
  • she says that although she respects certain journalists, she despises the vocation
  • politics has its honest and its dishonest practitioners, just like any other vocation

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“Vocation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/vocation. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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