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redeployment

noun [C or U]     /ˌriːdɪˈplɔɪmənt/
HR, WORKPLACE, MANAGEMENT the process of moving employees to a different job , or of sending them to work in a different place : redeployment in/within sth Employees who have lost their jobs will be considered for redeployment elsewhere within the organization . redeployment plans / options / opportunities (the) redeployment of staff/workers/posts "It is inevitable that there will be some branch closures , redeployment of staff , and some redundancies ," the CEO said.
the process of using money or other assets for a different purpose from the one they were originally intended for: (the) redeployment of resources/assets/capital Even with the proposed redeployment of resources , there is simply not enough suitable manpower in many poor countries to provide the necessary services .
(Definition of redeployment noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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