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telecommutingnoun [U]

uk   /ˌtel.ɪ.kəˈmjuː.tɪŋ/  us   /ˈtel.ə.kə.mjuː.t̬ɪŋ/
telecommute
verb [I] uk   /ˌtel.ɪ.kəˈmjuːt/  us   /ˈtel.ə.kə.mjuːt/
telecommuter
noun [C] uk   /ˌtel.ɪ.kəˈmjuː.tər/  us /ˈtel.ə.kə.mjuː.t̬ɚ/
(Definition of telecommuting from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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telecommutingnoun [U]

 us   /ˈtel·ə·kəˌmju·t̬ɪŋ/
the ​activity of ​working for a ​company but ​staying at ​home and ​communicating with an ​office by ​computer and ​telephone
telecommuter
noun [C]  us   /ˈtel·ə·kəˌmju·t̬ər/
There are now millions of telecommuters with ​virtualoffices.
(Definition of telecommuting from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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telecommutingnoun [U]

uk   /ˌtelɪkəˈmjuːtɪŋ/  us   /ˈtelɪkəˌmjuːtɪŋ/ (also teleworking)
WORKPLACE, HR a ​situation in which someone ​works for an ​organization from their ​home and communicates with the ​mainoffice and ​customers, etc. by ​phone or ​email: The ​reportrecommends that ​companiesprovide alternative ​workoptions - telecommuting, ​flexiblehours, ​phasedretirement - to ​attract and ​keep older ​workers. a telecommuting ​program/​policy/​network
(Definition of telecommuting from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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