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A strong urge to become religious.
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  1. A strong urge to become religious.
  2. An inner urge or a strong impulse, especially one believed to be divinely inspired.
  3. A job or occupation.
Serious work or endeavor:
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  1. Serious work or endeavor:
  2. The variety of this activity in which a person is engaged:
  3. A commercial enterprise or establishment:
(Obs.) The fact of being called away or distracted from something
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  1. (Obs.) The fact of being called away or distracted from something
  2. An activity taken up in addition to one's regular work or profession, usually for enjoyment; a hobby.
(--- Theology) A calling of an individual by God, especially for a religious career.
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  1. (--- Theology) A calling of an individual by God, especially for a religious career.
  2. A call, summons, or impulsion to perform a certain function or enter a certain career, esp. a religious one
  3. An inclination or aptness for a certain kind of work:
The state of being employed.
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  1. The state of being employed.
  2. The thing at which one is employed; work; occupation; profession; job
  3. The state of working for another under a contract of hire that provides that one’s services are subject to the other’s direction and control. The state of working for another under a contract of hire that provides that one’s services are subject to the other’s direction and control.
An occupying or being occupied; specif., the seizure and control of a country or area by military forces
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  1. An occupying or being occupied; specif., the seizure and control of a country or area by military forces
  2. An activity that serves as one's regular source of livelihood; a vocation.
  3. That which chiefly engages one's time; (one's) trade, profession, or business
An operation done to improve one's appearance, or the result of such an operation. Often used in combination:
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  1. An operation done to improve one's appearance, or the result of such an operation. Often used in combination:
  2. A position of employment; situation; work
  3. A regular activity performed in exchange for payment, especially as one's trade, occupation, or profession:
The action of engaging or the state of being engaged:
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  1. The action of engaging or the state of being engaged:
  2. A promise or agreement to be at a particular place at a particular time:
  3. A specific, often limited, period of employment:
A duty or function assigned to or assumed by someone:
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  1. A duty or function assigned to or assumed by someone:
  2. The building, room, or series of rooms in which the affairs of a business, professional person, branch of government, etc. are carried on
  3. A ceremony, rite, or service for a special purpose, especially the Office of the Dead.
A position of employment
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  1. A position of employment
  2. Position or status with regard to conditions and circumstances:
  3. A position of employment; a post:
The place where a person or thing is, esp. in relation to others; location; situation; site
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  1. The place where a person or thing is, esp. in relation to others; location; situation; site
  2. The manner in which a person or thing is placed or posed, or the manner in which parts are arranged [a dog in a sitting position]; specif., any of various customary postures assumed by an individual [the lotus position] or a couple [the missionary position]
  3. A post of employment; office; job
The work to which a person's life is devoted; most important work of one's life
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  1. The work to which a person's life is devoted; most important work of one's life
A short, thick piece of wood, especially one used as firewood.
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  1. A short, thick piece of wood, especially one used as firewood.
  2. A written order to provide quarters or lodging for military personnel, as in private buildings
  3. A position of employment; a job.
The function or position of something.
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  1. The function or position of something.
  2. A function or office assumed by someone
  3. Designation that denotes an associated set of responsibilities, knowledge, skills, and attitudes
A department or branch of a hospital staff that provides specified patient care:
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  1. A department or branch of a hospital staff that provides specified patient care:
  2. A religious rite or formal ceremony:
  3. The performance of work or duties for a superior or as a servant:
An activity, such as a vocation or hobby, engaged in regularly.
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  1. An activity, such as a vocation or hobby, engaged in regularly.
  2. An occupation, career, interest, etc. to which one devotes time and energy
  3. The act of pursuing.
The act of one who undertakes, or engages in, any project or business.
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  1. The act of one who undertakes, or engages in, any project or business.
  2. Specifically, the business of an undertaker, or the management of funerals.
  3. That which is undertaken; any business, work, or project which a person engages in, or attempts to perform; an enterprise.
Interest in or regard for a person or thing
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  1. Interest in or regard for a person or thing
  2. A matter of interest or importance to one; that which relates to or affects one; affair; matter; business
  3. A business establishment or enterprise; a firm.
(Basketball) A position usually taken by the center close to the basket or below the foul line, serving as the focus of the team's offense.
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  1. (Basketball) A position usually taken by the center close to the basket or below the foul line, serving as the focus of the team's offense.
  2. A position of employment, especially an appointed public office.
  3. A position, job, or duty to which a person is assigned or appointed
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  1. (Sports) Position or seed in a tournament bracket.
  2. A position, place, office, job, etc.
  3. A job or position, especially on a ship.
The practitioners of such an occupation or trade considered as a group.
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  1. The practitioners of such an occupation or trade considered as a group.
  2. Any occupation or avocation requiring special skills, especially manual ones, including carpentry, sewing, pottery, etc.
  3. Any of various hobbies in which things are made by hand, including painting, origami, scrapbooking, etc.
Social stratum; place in society; walk of life
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  1. Social stratum; place in society; walk of life
  2. A social level or part of society or group:
  3. Any of a series of hypothetical spherical shells, transparent, concentric, and postulated as revolving one within another, in which the stars, planets, sun, moon, etc. are supposedly set: a concept of ancient astronomy
A space, as on an online form or request for information, that accepts the input of text:
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  1. A space, as on an online form or request for information, that accepts the input of text:
  2. An area or region where business activities are conducted:
  3. An area or setting of practical activity or application outside an office, school, factory, or laboratory:
That in which one specializes; a chosen expertise or talent.
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  1. That in which one specializes; a chosen expertise or talent.
  2. (Law) A contract or obligation under seal; a contract by deed; a writing, under seal, given as security for a debt particularly specified.
  3. A thing specialized in; special interest, field of study or professional work, etc.
An occupation, profession, or social class:
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  1. An occupation, profession, or social class:
  2. (Idiomatic) An occupation, role, social class, or lifestyle.
(Rare) Aim; intention
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  1. (Rare) Aim; intention
  2. A false claim or profession
  3. A false appearance or action intended to deceive:
A frank admission or acknowledgment.
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  1. A frank admission or acknowledgment.
  2. An open declaration of affirmation or admission of knowledge.
An earnest promise to perform a specified act or behave in a certain manner, especially a solemn promise to live and act in accordance with the rules of a religious order:
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  1. An earnest promise to perform a specified act or behave in a certain manner, especially a solemn promise to live and act in accordance with the rules of a religious order:
  2. A solemn promise of love and fidelity
  3. A solemn affirmation or assertion
The conscious use of the imagination in the production of objects intended to be contemplated or appreciated as beautiful, as in the arrangement of forms, sounds, or words.
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  1. The conscious use of the imagination in the production of objects intended to be contemplated or appreciated as beautiful, as in the arrangement of forms, sounds, or words.
  2. Products of this activity; imaginative works considered as a group:
  3. Any branch of creative work, esp. painting, drawing, or work in any other graphic or plastic medium
A commercial enterprise or establishment:
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  1. A commercial enterprise or establishment:
  2. Serious work or endeavor:
  3. One's work, occupation, or profession
A strong urge to become religious.
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  1. A strong urge to become religious.
  2. A job or occupation.
  3. An inner urge or a strong impulse, especially one believed to be divinely inspired.
A profession or occupation which one trains for and pursues as a lifework
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  1. A profession or occupation which one trains for and pursues as a lifework
  2. The general course or progression of one's working life or one's professional achievements:
  3. One's progress through life or in one's work
An article or articles made by a process using manual skills
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  1. An article or articles made by a process using manual skills
  2. Any occupation or avocation requiring special skills, especially manual ones, including carpentry, sewing, pottery, etc.
  3. The practitioners of such an occupation or trade considered as a group.
(Archaic) Purpose to which something is put
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  1. (Archaic) Purpose to which something is put
  2. The state of working for another under a contract of hire that provides that one’s services are subject to the other’s direction and control. The state of working for another under a contract of hire that provides that one’s services are subject to the other’s direction and control.
  3. The thing at which one is employed; work; occupation; profession; job
(Informal) A state of affairs:
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  1. (Informal) A state of affairs:
  2. An operation done to improve one's appearance, or the result of such an operation. Often used in combination:
  3. A specific piece of work, as in one's trade, or done by agreement for pay
An open or functioning telephone connection:
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  1. An open or functioning telephone connection:
  2. A sequence of related things that leads to a certain ending:
  3. One's trade, occupation, or field of interest:
An occupying or being occupied; specif., the seizure and control of a country or area by military forces
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  1. An occupying or being occupied; specif., the seizure and control of a country or area by military forces
  2. An activity that serves as one's regular source of livelihood; a vocation.
  3. That which chiefly engages one's time; (one's) trade, profession, or business
An activity, such as a vocation or hobby, engaged in regularly.
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  1. An activity, such as a vocation or hobby, engaged in regularly.
  2. The act of pursuing.
  3. An occupation, career, interest, etc. to which one devotes time and energy
An exchange of one thing for another:
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  1. An exchange of one thing for another:
  2. A branch or kind of business:
  3. All the persons or companies in a particular line of business or work
(--- Theology) A calling of an individual by God, especially for a religious career.
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  1. (--- Theology) A calling of an individual by God, especially for a religious career.
  2. A call, summons, or impulsion to perform a certain function or enter a certain career, esp. a religious one
  3. An inclination or aptness for a certain kind of work:
Something one is making, doing, or acting upon, esp. as part of one's occupation or duty; task; undertaking
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  1. Something one is making, doing, or acting upon, esp. as part of one's occupation or duty; task; undertaking
  2. A factory, plant, or similar building or complex of buildings where a specific type of business or industry is carried on. Often used in combination:
  3. A trade, profession, or other means of livelihood:
(Countable) A racquet: an implement with a handle connected to a round frame strung with wire, sinew, or plastic cords, and used to hit a ball, such as in tennis or a birdie in badminton.
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  1. (Countable) A racquet: an implement with a handle connected to a round frame strung with wire, sinew, or plastic cords, and used to hit a ball, such as in tennis or a birdie in badminton.
  2. A wooden paddle, as one used in table tennis.
  3. A dishonest or fraudulent business or practice.
The state of being employed:
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  1. The state of being employed:
  2. The state of being employed, esp. for pay; paid service; employment
  3. (Archaic) Work or occupation
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