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English definition of “Equal Employment Opportunity Commission”

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

noun
 
 
( abbreviation EEOC, also Equal Employment Opportunities Commission) GOVERNMENT, LAW, HR, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
in the US, a government organization that is responsible for making sure that employers do not treat employees or people applying for jobs unfairly because of their race, religion, age, etc.
(Definition of Equal Employment Opportunity Commission from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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