on (the) staff

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of on (the) staff

US
: working as a member of the group of people employed by an organization or business
  • We have a full time nurse on staff.
  • He's been on the staff for 25 years.

Word by Word Definitions

staff play
  1. : a long stick carried in the hand for support in walking

  2. : a supporting rod: such as

  3. : shaft

  1. : to supply with a staff or with workers

  2. : to serve as a staff member of


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