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Maslow's hierarchy of needsnoun [S]

uk   us   (also hierarchy of needs) HR, MARKETING
a ​theory of ​human motivation (= the reasons why ​people do particular things), ​developed in 1954 by Abraham Maslow, which says that ​people will only satisfy some ​needs after more basic ​needs have been satisfied
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