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support staffnoun [C, usually singular]

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HR, WORKPLACE the ​people who ​work for an ​organization to ​keep it ​running and to ​support the ​people who are involved in the organization's ​mainbusiness: supportstaff such as ​administrators, ​carpenters, and ​electricians Managers often depend ​heavily on their ​supportstaff. The ​office has more than 20 ​agents, ​plussupportstaff.
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