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English definition of “staff”

staff

noun (PEOPLE)    /stɑːf/ US  /stæf/
A2 [S, + sing/pl verb] the group of people who work for an organization: There is a good relationship between staff and pupils at the school. The staff are not very happy about the latest pay increase. There are over a hundred staff in the company. He is on (= a member of) the editorial staff of the magazine.Workers in general [C usually singular] Indian English a person who works for an organization
(Definition of staff noun (PEOPLE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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