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avocational

 [av″o-ka´shun-al]
pertaining to leisure time activities.
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They were able to perform usual self-care and vocational activities, but limited avocational activities.
Items such as "Manitoba ved Red River dalen i det store Nordvestlige America hvor henimod 200 millioner acres af det rigeste prairieland det bedste hvedeland er bleven aabnet ..." (in Norwegian) (28) are accessible and free and can used by scholars, researchers and the avocational historian without restriction.
This fine motor or finger dexterity could also be needed for avocational skills, such as baiting a hook or making jewelry.
This course goes more in depth into safety eyewear under all situations (occupational/ industrial, educational, recreational, avocational, home), as well as ergonomics, lighting and other issues.
(Institutions that charge less than $2,500 total in tuition, or offer only avocational or recreational instruction, are exempt from the BPPE's purview.)
Tom Varner will appear to mark the opening night of the Northwest Horn Symposium, which includes young students, avocational players and professionals.
A 52-year-old computer programmer and avocational baritone complained of having a weak voice; odynophonia; decreased range, resonance, and projection; and difficulty with his passagio with voice breaks.
It embraces commercial, not-for-profit, Equity, non-Equity, vocational, avocational, community, educational theatres--they're all in the league.
Shortly before electronic music pioneer, DJ and avocational architecture blogger Moby surreptitiously sold the fabled and castle-like Wolf's Lair compound above L.A.'s Lake Hollywood last month in an off-market deal for $12.4 million--the buyer is rumored to be semi-secretive street artist Banksy--he just as quietly shelled out $2.9 million for a far less quirky house in the Oaks neighborhood in L.A.'s Los Feliz area.
Recent efforts in our research group have focused on digitizing specimens of Late Ordovician (Katian) fossils from the type Cincinnatian Series that crop out in the Cincinnati, Ohio, USA region, developing a comprehensive online atlas of the fossils and generating outreach materials for K-16 (grade school through college) education and avocational paleontologists.
If these options don't rekindle your fire, turn your attention to avocational pursuits and plan for happier days.
The improvisational exercises in this book will appeal to many in individual, school and studio settings--listeners, avocational musicians, students, composers, teachers and performers.