occupation groupings

pl n

a system of classifying people according to occupation, based originally on information obtained by government census and subsequently developed by market research. The classifications are used by the advertising industry to identify potential markets. The groups are A, B, C1, C2, D, and ESee A, B, C1, C2, D, E

Nearby words

  1. occultist,
  2. occupancy,
  3. occupant,
  4. occupation,
  5. occupation franchise,
  6. occupation layer,
  7. occupational,
  8. occupational dermatitis,
  9. occupational disease,
  10. occupational hazard

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