vocationalism

[ voh-key-shuh-nl-iz-uh m ]
/ voʊˈkeɪ ʃə nlˌɪz əm /

noun

the practice or policy of requiring vocational training of all college or high-school students.

Nearby words

  1. vocation,
  2. vocational,
  3. vocational education,
  4. vocational guidance,
  5. vocational school,
  6. vocationally,
  7. vocative,
  8. vocatively,
  9. voces,
  10. vociferance

Origin of vocationalism

First recorded in 1920–25; vocational + -ism

Related formsvo·ca·tion·al·ist, noun

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