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job lossnoun [C or U]

uk   us   HR, ECONOMICS
a ​situation in which ​peoplelose their ​jobs: Mounting ​jobloss is having a noticeable ​effect on ​consumerspending. The ​centre will be a ​resource for ​people who need ​advice and ​financialhelp after a ​jobloss or serious illness. Car ​plants and ​factories throughout the country have seen ​majorjoblosses.
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