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  1. vo·ca·tion
    IPA[vōˈkāSH(ə)n]
  2. noun

    • 1. a strong feeling of suitability for a particular career or occupation:

      not all of us have a vocation to be nurses or doctors
    • 2. a person's employment or main occupation, especially regarded as particularly worthy and requiring great dedication:

      her vocation as a poet
    • 3. a trade or profession.

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: vocation, plural noun: vocations

    • noun

      a strong feeling of suitability for a particular career or occupation:

      a person's employment or main occupation, especially regarded as worthy and requiring dedication:

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