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employedadjective

uk   us   /ɪmˈplɔɪd/
having a ​jobworking for a ​company or another ​person: In April the ​number of employed ​people in the ​regiondropped by 1,900 to 637,500. Part-time ​workers accounted for 29.3% of the employed ​population last ​year. Her husband is not ​currently employed.

employednoun [plural]

uk   us   /ɪmˈplɔɪd/
people with ​jobsworking for a ​company or another ​person: The ​self-employedpaynationalinsurance at a ​lowerrate than the employed.
(Definition of employed from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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