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presenteeism

noun [U] uk   /prə.zənˈtiː.ɪzm/ us  
the act of staying at work longer than usual to show that you work hard and are important to your employer: Job insecurity is making presenteeism increasingly common.Work, working and the workplaceWorking hours and periods of work
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