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"middle management" in British English

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middle managementnoun [U, + sing/pl verb]

uk   us  
the ​people within a ​company who are in ​charge of ​departments or ​groups, but who are below those in ​charge of the ​wholecompany: He ​cut hundreds of ​jobs in ​middlemanagement.
middle manager
noun [C] uk   us  
(Definition of middle management from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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middle managementnoun [U]

 us   /ˈmɪd·əl ˈmæn·ɪdʒ·mənt/
the ​people within a ​company who are in ​charge of ​departments or ​groups but who are below those who are in ​control of the ​company as a ​whole
(Definition of middle management from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"middle management" in Business English

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middle managementnoun [U]

uk   us  
MANAGEMENT, HR, WORKPLACE the ​group of ​people who are in ​charge of ​people or ​departments in a ​company, but are not in ​charge of the whole ​company and do not take important decisions about the company's future: The ​jobcuts are ​concentrated on ​senior and middle ​management.
(Definition of middle management from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “middle management”
in Chinese (Simplified) 中层管理人员…
in Chinese (Traditional) 中層管理人員…
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