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Meaning of “labour force” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of labour force from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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labour forcenoun [C]

UK (US labor force) uk   us   ECONOMICS, HR
all the ​people in a particular country who are of the ​right age to ​work, or all the ​people who ​work for a particular ​company: Half of Britain's ​labourforceworks more than the ​maximum 48 ​hours a week. Recession-ravaged ​manufacturersreduced their ​labourforces by more than 700,000. a skilled/​unskilledlaborforce a casual/​temporarylabourforce
(Definition of labour force from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “labour force”
in Chinese (Simplified) 劳动力…
in Chinese (Traditional) 勞動力…
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