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"jobseeker's allowance" in British English

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jobseeker's allowancenoun [U]

uk   /ˌdʒɒb.siː.kəz.əˈlaʊ.əns/  us   /ˌdʒɑːb.siː.kɚz-/ (abbreviation JSA)
(Definition of jobseeker's allowance from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Jobseeker's Allowance" in Business English

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Jobseeker's Allowancenoun [U]

uk   us   (abbreviation JSA)
GOVERNMENT in the UK, ​money that is ​paid by the ​government every week to ​unemployedpeople who are ​trying to ​findwork: claim Jobseeker's Allowance Can I take a ​holiday while I'm on Jobseeker's Allowance?
(Definition of Jobseeker's Allowance from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “jobseeker's allowance”
in Chinese (Simplified) (英国)失业补贴…
in Chinese (Traditional) (英國)失業補貼…
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