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layoffnoun [C usually pl]

 us   /ˈleiˌɔf/
an act of ending a worker’s job, esp. when the worker has done nothing wrong: Executives say no layoffs are expected as a result of the merger.
Translations of “layoff”
in Chinese (Traditional) 解僱,解聘,下崗, 停工期, 歇工期…
in Russian увольнение…
in Turkish işten çıkarma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 解雇,解聘,下岗, 停工期, 歇工期…
in Polish zwolnienie…
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