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English definition of “employment”

employment

noun [U]
 
 
/ɪmˈplɔɪmənt/
WORK B1 paid work that someone does for a person or company: full-time/part-time employment It is not easy to find employment in the countryside. employment opportunities/rights → Compare unemployment (NO JOB)Recruiting staff, applying for and accepting jobs
USE formal the use of somethingUsing and misusing
(Definition of employment from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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