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Definition of profeshion

"profeshion" is probably misspelled. Trying profession instead Definition of profession

1. profession [ n ] the body of people in a learned occupation
Examples: "the news spread rapidly through the medical community"

Used in print:

(Edward Austin Walton, "On Education for the Interior...)

This seems somewhat shortsighted since if the absolute educational qualifications for membership which the organizations profess are ever enforced , the educator will have the molding of the entire profession in his hands .

We must build a corps of highly professional teachers of interior_design who have had education , experience in the profession and are willing to take_on the usual accompaniments of teaching - minimal income and minimal status among their confreres .

(Edwin L. Bigelow and Nancy H. Otis,...)

In his wake came the District_Traffic_Supervisor and the cream of the telegraphic profession , ten of Boston 's best , chosen for their long experience and thorough knowledge of golf .

Synonyms profession community Related Terms occupation businessmen community_of_scholars economics_profession health_profession priesthood legal_profession

2. profession [ n ] an occupation requiring special education (especially in the liberal arts or sciences)

Used in print:

(Tristram P. Coffin, "Folklore in the American Twentieth...)

Anthropologists , housewives , historians and such by profession , they approach their discipline as amateurs , collectors , commercial propagandists , analysts or some combination of the four .

(David Stacton, The Judges of the Secret Court....)

Everyone is ambivalent about his profession , if he has practised it long enough , but there were still moments when he loved the stage and all those unseen people out there , who might cheer you or boo you , but that was largely , though not entirely , up_to_you .

Synonyms profession Related Terms occupation technology education politics literature architecture journalism learned_profession

3. profession [ n ] an open avowal (true or false) of some belief or opinion
Examples: "a profession of disagreement"

Synonyms profession professing Related Terms avowal profess

4. profession [ n ] affirmation of acceptance of some religion or faith
Examples: "a profession of Christianity"

Synonyms profession Related Terms affirmation profess

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