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recruitment

noun [U] uk   /rɪˈkruːt.mənt/ us  
C1 the process of finding people to work for a company or become a new member of an organization: The recession has forced a lot of companies to cut down on graduate recruitment. It's all part of a recruitment drive intended to increase the party's falling numbers.
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