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employment noun definition in Economy topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

employment

 noun: Economy topic
1 [uncountable, countable] work, especially when it is done to earn money; the state of being employed to be in paid employment full-time/part-time employment conditions/terms of employment Graduates are finding it more and more difficult to find employment. pensions from previous employments2 [uncountable] the situation in which people have work The government is aiming at full employment. Changes in farming methods have badly affected employment in the area.

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