the total number of vacant jobs open to those seeking employment.
the aggregate of those persons seeking employment:
Thousands of June graduates entered the job market.
noun 1. a written order to a worker or group of workers to perform a certain job.
- Job-order costing
[job-awr-der] /ˈdʒɒbˌɔr dər/ noun 1. a method of cost accounting by which the total cost of a given unit or quantity is determined by computing the costs that go into making a product as it moves through the manufacturing process.
- Job pop
verb phrase To inject narcotics intravenously, usually into the arm (1960s+ Narcotics)
noun 1. a printer who does letterheads, invoices, announcements, and other miscellaneous work, as distinguished from one who works solely on books, periodicals, etc.