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English definition of “search firm”

search firm

noun [C]
 
 
(also search company)
HR a business that finds suitable people to do particular jobs in other companies: We will employ a search firm only when we have exhausted our own supply of personal contacts. → Compare headhunter, recruitment agency
(Definition of search firm from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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