Meaning of “division of labour” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “division of labour” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"division of labour" in Business English

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division of labournoun [ U or S ]

UK US division of labor uk us ECONOMICS, MANAGEMENT

a way of organizing work, especially making things, so that it is done as a set of separate processes by different people or groups:

By encouraging cooperation between departments, the company is challenging the traditional division of labour within the organization.
a global division of labour between developed and developing countries

(Definition of “division of labour” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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