profession

  

Definition

Occupation, practice, or vocation requiring mastery of a complex set of knowledge and skills through formal education and/or practical experience. Every organized profession (accounting, law, medicine, etc.) is governed by its respective professional body.

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  • He had studied java coding for 20 years and had made his way up to the lead developer position for his company it was clear that Programming was his profession.

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  • You need to try to be the best at your profession as you can so that you can move up the ranks quickly.

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  • Studying hard during school years will allow a better choice of college which will then give a better choice of profession, doctor, lawyer, or engineer.

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