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occupation
British English: /ɒkjʊˈpeɪʃ(ə)n/
American English: /ˌɑkjəˈpeɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of occupation in German:

noun

  • 1 (of property) (tenure)
    Besitz, der
    (occupancy)
    Bewohnung, die
    take over the occupation of
    in Besitz nehmen
    einziehen in
    + Akk. (Haus, Wohnung, Zimmer)
    the owners of the house are [still]/the new tenants are already in occupation
    die Hausbesitzer sind noch nicht ausgezogen/die neuen Mieter sind schon eingezogen
  • 4
    (profession)
    Beruf, der
    his occupation is civil engineering
    er ist Bauingenieur [von Beruf]
    what's her occupation?
    was ist sie von Beruf?

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