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English definition of “dismissal”

dismissal

noun [C or U] (FROM JOB)    /dɪˈsmɪs.əl/
C1 the situation in which an employer officially makes someone leave their job: unfair/wrongful dismissalFiring staff and being fired
(Definition of dismissal noun (FROM JOB) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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