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Equal Employment Opportunity Commissionnoun

uk   us   (abbreviation EEOC, also Equal Employment Opportunities Commission) GOVERNMENT, LAW, HR, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
in the US, a government organization that is responsible for making sure that employers do not treat employees or people applying for jobs unfairly because of their race, religion, age, etc.
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