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English definition of “middle management”

middle management

noun [U, + sing/pl verb] uk   us  
the people within a company who are in charge of departments or groups, but who are below those in charge of the whole company: He cut hundreds of jobs in middle management.Bosses, managers and directorsPeople in charge of or controlling other people
middle manager
noun [C] uk   us  
Bosses, managers and directorsPeople in charge of or controlling other people
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