occupational occupational  /ɑk jə ˈpeɪ ʃə nəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to the activity or business for which you are trained

Usage(s):

  1. They sent in truckloads of occupational and physical therapy and emotional support.
  2. Especially those against high-profile, outspoken women like her, for whom such threats are an occupational hazard.
  3. Then: Assistant professor of occupational therapy at the University of Indianapolis Turning Point: At 46, on a backpacking trip with her grown son.

News

  1. ROP model boat found with broken mast

    Team America, one of the model boats launched May 29 by Regional Occupational Program students at San Clemente High School in an attempt to reach Hawaii, was found off San Diego with a broken mast, the Coast Guard told instructor Malcolm Wilson on Tuesday.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Orange County Register

  2. Fort Adobe summer programs set to begin

    Fort Adobe Speech, Occupational and Hearing Systems in Baytown will offer several summer programs beginning soon.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Baytown Sun

  3. U.S., China Leading Workplace Safety Organizations Join Efforts to Advance Global Occupational Health and Safety

    -- The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) and the China Occupational Safety and Health Association (COSHA) collaborate to improve workplace safety CHICAGO, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The American ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "What I heard overwhelmingly was that there were no interpreters that could provide them with information on how they could go about understanding what safety measures that OSHA (the Occupational Safety and Health Administration) is requiring them...
    on Jun 25, 2010 By: Hilda Solis Source: The Associated Press

  2. Ahmadinejad, asked whether Iran recognized Israel as a state or believed it should be destroyed, said: "We believe the Zionist regime is a usurpitive, illegal, occupational entity regime and the solution we have is that the Palestinian nation have...
    on Sep 25, 2007 By: Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Source: FOXNews

  3. Joaquín Almunia, commission vice president in charge of competition policy, said: "Public services play a key role in Europe's model of society. The new occupational pension scheme will enhance the UK pension system, thereby making sure people, and...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Joaquin Almunia Source: IPE.com

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