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English definition of “direct employee”

direct employee

noun [C]
 
 
HR, WORKPLACE
a person who works as an employee of a company and is paid a salary by it, rather than being employed through an agency: She is no longer a direct employee of the company, but works as a freelancer or a contract worker.
(Definition of direct employee from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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