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day releasenoun [U]

uk   us   UK
HR a ​system in which ​people who ​work are ​allowed to ​study for ​part of a week at a college: Many ​employers now ​offer day ​release to their ​trainees.
(Definition of day release from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) (每周一天的)脱产学习制度…
in Chinese (Traditional) (每週一天的)脫產學習制度…
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