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Employment equity

(South African) a policy or programme designed to reserve jobs for people formerly disadvantaged under apartheid
(Canadian) a policy or programme designed to ensure equal opportunity in employment


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  • Employment exchange

    noun 1. (Brit) a former name for employment office

  • Employment office

    noun 1. (Brit) any of a number of government offices established to collect and supply to the unemployed information about job vacancies and to employers information about availability of prospective workers Former names employment exchange, labour exchange See also Jobcentre

  • Employment tribunal

    noun 1. (in England, Scotland, and Wales) a tribunal that rules on disputes between employers and employees regarding unfair dismissal, redundancy, etc See also industrial tribunal

  • Empoison

    [em-poi-zuh n] /ɛmˈpɔɪ zən/ verb (used with object) 1. to corrupt: to empoison the minds of the young. 2. to embitter: His own failure has empoisoned him. 3. Archaic. to poison. /ɪmˈpɔɪzən/ verb (transitive) 1. (rare) to embitter or corrupt 2. an archaic word for poison (sense 6), poison (sense 7), poison (sense 8), poison […]

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