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English definition of “vacancy”

vacancy

noun [C]     /ˈveɪkənsi/ (plural vacancies)
HR, WORKPLACE a job that is available in an organization and that people can apply for: We currently have a vacancy for a sales representative .job/staff vacancies Job vacancies in London's investment banking industry continue to rise .advertise/create/fill a vacancy The Board has the sole authority to fill vacancies on the Committee .a vacancy arises/exists/occurs We will contact you should a vacancy occur .
COMMERCE a hotel room , office , etc. that is available for rent : The hotel has no vacancies.
(Definition of vacancy noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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