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English definition of “hot-desking”


noun [U] (also hotdesking)
the practice of using any available desk in an office rather than having your own desk: Hotdesking works best in a company where a lot of staff are out of the office some of the time.
(Definition of hot-desking from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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