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middle management

noun [U, + sing/pl verb] uk   us  
the people within a company who are in charge of departments or groups, but who are below those in charge of the whole company: He cut hundreds of jobs in middle management.
middle manager
noun [C] uk   us  
Translations of “middle management”
in Chinese (Traditional) 中層管理人員…
in Chinese (Simplified) 中层管理人员…
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