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English definition of “employee termination”

employee termination

noun [C or U]     HR
the process of officially ending someone’s job at a company: Employee terminations fall under the responsibility of management and human resources personnel. Employee termination is often the last step in an unsuccessful attempt to help a worker meet work standards.
(Definition of employee termination noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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