Meaning of “Equal Employment Opportunity” in the English Dictionary

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"Equal Employment Opportunity" in Business English

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Equal Employment Opportunitynoun [ C or U ]

uk us abbreviation EEO HR, LAW, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

the principle that all people should have the same opportunities when applying for jobs and at work, and should not be treated unfairly because of their sex, race, religion, etc.

(Definition of “Equal Employment Opportunity” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)