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Turkish translation of “severance”


noun [U]     /ˈsevərəns/
when an employer forces an employee to leave a job
işten ayrılmaya/çıkmaya zorlama
severance pay Firing staff and being fired
(Definition of severance noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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