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avocation
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • The majority of the searchers had given up the quest and gone back to their daily avocations, saying that it was plain the children could never be found.

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  • She took the job to support her avocation as a painter.
  • ) My early years as a naturalist were free and fascinating, but as I entered manhood and found that my avocation must now become my vocation, the walls began to close in.
    Farley Mowat  --  Never Cry Wolf

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