Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to a vocation or vocations: vocational counseling.
  • adj. Relating to, providing, or undergoing training in a special skill to be pursued in a trade: vocational students learning to operate a lathe.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. of or pertaining to a vocation
  • adj. that provides a special skill rather than academic knowledge

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining or relating to a vocation or occupation.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to a vocation or occupation; especially providing or undergoing training in special skills

Etymologies

vocation +‎ -al (Wiktionary)

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