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English definition of “re-employ”

re-employ

verb [T] (also reemploy)
 
 
HR
to give a job in a particular organization to someone who has worked there before: He told the 3,000 staff they were being made redundant, but hoped some might be re-employed by the stores' new owners.
re-employment noun [U]
(Definition of re-employ from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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