summary dismissal Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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summary dismissalnoun [C or U]

uk   us   HR, WORKPLACE
a ​situation in which a ​company tells an ​employee that they have ​lost their ​job and must ​leave immediately because of something dishonest or ​illegal that they have done: Some ​employersclaim that "recreational" use of the ​internet during ​worktime is "​grossmisconduct justifying ​summarydismissal".
(Definition of summary dismissal from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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