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English definition of “man”

man

verb [T]
 
 
/mæn/ (-nn-) HR, WORKPLACE
to use or operate equipment or machinery as part of your work, or to work in a particular place: Extra staff are brought in to man the phone lines during busy periods. All parts of the building, apart from toilets, are manned by security staff and covered by cameras.
→ See also manning
(Definition of man verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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