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employment

noun [U]  us   /ɪmˈplɔɪ·mənt/

employment noun [U] (USE)

the use of something for a particular purpose: She studied advertisers’ employment of images in food ads.

employment noun [U] (WORK)

work, esp. for someone else, for which you are paid, or a period of work: After leaving Pearson, it took Friedman months to find new employment.
Translations of “employment”
in Korean 고용…
in Arabic وَظيفة, عَمَل…
in Portuguese emprego…
in Catalan feina, ocupació…
in Japanese 雇用, 仕事…
in Italian impiego, occupazione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 就業, 受僱…
in Russian работа, служба, использование…
in Turkish iş, istihdam, kullanma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 就业, 受雇…
in Polish zatrudnienie, praca, zastosowanie…
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