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be on the lowest/bottom rung of the ladder

to be at the lowest level of an organization: I started my life on the bottom rung of the ladder in this company.
Translations of “be on the lowest/bottom rung of the ladder”
in Chinese (Traditional) (在組織中)處於最底層,處於最低等級…
in Chinese (Simplified) (在组织中)处于最底层,处于最低等级…
(Definition of be on the lowest/bottom rung of the ladder from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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