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noun [countable] vocation pronunciation in British English /vəʊˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/
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pluralvocations
  1. 1
    a job that you do because you feel it is your purpose in life and for which you have special skills
    Mason regarded teaching as his vocation.
    find a vocation: She believes she has found her true vocation in life.

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