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English definition of “job-share”

job-share

verb [I] uk   /ˈdʒɒb.ʃeər/ us    /ˈdʒɑːb.ʃer/
to divide the duties and the pay of one job between two people who work at different times during the day or week
job-share
noun [C] uk   us  
job-sharing
noun [U] uk   /ˈdʒɒbˌʃeə.rɪŋ/ us    /ˈdʒɑːbˌʃer.ɪŋ/
The city council is encouraging job-sharing to make it easier for parents of young children to work.
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