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human relationsnoun [plural]

uk   us  
relationships between ​groups of ​people, ​especially between ​workers in a ​place of ​work, or the ​study of these ​relationships
(Definition of human relations from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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human relationsnoun

uk   us   HR
[plural] the ​relationships between ​groups of ​people, especially between different ​workers in an ​organization or ​business: Through ​trust and ​collaboration we are able to ​build good ​humanrelations in the ​workplace.
[U] the ​study of the ​relationships between ​groups of ​people in an ​organization or ​business, or a ​system used for ​improving these ​relationships: Human ​relationstraining is ​required by ​law for any ​personseekingcertification in the ​state.
(Definition of human relations from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “human relations”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指工作场所的)人际关系, 人际关系学…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指工作場所的)人際關係, 人際關係學…
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