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featherbedding

noun feath·er·bed·ding \-ˌbe-diŋ\

Definition of FEATHERBEDDING

:  the requiring of an employer usually under a union rule or safety statute to hire more employees than are needed or to limit production

First Known Use of FEATHERBEDDING

1921

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