natural wastage

noun

Definition of natural wastage

British
: a reduction in the number of employees or participants that occurs when people leave because they resign, retire, etc., and are not replaced

Word by Word Definitions

natural play
  1. : based on an inherent sense of right and wrong

  2. : being in accordance with or determined by nature

  3. : having or constituting a classification based on features existing in nature

  1. : one born without the usual powers of reason and understanding

  2. : a sign ♮ placed on any degree of the musical staff to nullify the effect of a preceding sharp or flat

  3. : a note or tone affected by the natural sign

wastage play
  1. : loss, decrease, or destruction of something (as by use, decay, erosion, or leakage)


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