overemployment

noun

1
: excessive employment or use
in his case the overemployment of the dash seems appropriate Journal of Accountancy
2
: a condition in which the demand for labor in a country or region exceeds the available supply
overemployment caused by inadequacy of labor and other resources compared with all the work needing to be done Times Literary Supplement

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“Overemployment.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/overemployment. Accessed 1 Dec. 2022.

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