Meaning of “overstaffed” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “overstaffed” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"overstaffed" in Business English

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overstaffedadjective

uk /ˌəʊvəˈstɑːft/ us /ˌəʊvərˈstæft/ also overmanned

HR, WORKPLACE having more employees or workers than is necessary:

The department has been accused of being inefficient and hugely overstaffed.
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(Definition of “overstaffed” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)