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Definition of personnel noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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  1. 1[plural] the people who work for an organization or one of the armed forces skilled personnel sales/technical/medical/security/military, etc. personnel
  2. 2[uncountable] the department in a company that deals with employing and training people synonym human resources the personnel department/manager She works in personnel. Personnel is currently reviewing pay scales.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: personnel