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English definition of “office worker”

office worker

noun [C]    
HR, WORKPLACE a person who does their job in an office rather than in a factory , etc.: Office workers are seated for much of the day and have few opportunities for activity .
(Definition of office worker noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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