human resources

plural noun

Definition of human resources

  1. 1 :  personnel 1a hiring more human resources

  2. 2 :  personnel 2 Human resources will contact you about your interview. the company's human resources department

1915

First Known Use of human resources

1915


HUMAN RESOURCES Defined for English Language Learners

human resources

plural noun

Definition of human resources for English Language Learners

  • : a department within an organization that deals with the people who work for that organization

  • : a group of people who are able to do work


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