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"roster" in British English

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rosternoun [C]

uk   /ˈrɒs.tər/  us   /ˈrɑː.stɚ/ mainly US (UK usually rota)
(Definition of roster from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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rosternoun [C]

 us   /ˈrɑs·tər/
a list of people’s names and sometimes their work schedules, esp. for a military unit or a sports team
(Definition of roster from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"roster" in Business English

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rosternoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈrɒstər/ WORKPLACE
a list of people's names, often with the jobs they have been given to do: There is a weekly duty roster.
(Definition of roster from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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