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labour marketnoun [C]

UK US labor market uk   us   ECONOMICS, HR
the supply of people in a particular country or area who are able and willing to work, especially in relation to the number of jobs that are available: Economic recovery had encouraged many people to enter the labour market. a competitive/flexible/strong labour market a global/local labor market
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in Chinese (Simplified) 劳动力市场…
in Chinese (Traditional) 勞工市場…
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