subemployment

noun
sub·​em·​ploy·​ment | \ ˌsəb-im-ˈplȯi-mənt How to pronounce subemployment (audio) \

Definition of subemployment

: a condition of inadequate employment in a labor force including unemployment and underemployment

First Known Use of subemployment

1967, in the meaning defined above

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“Subemployment.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subemployment. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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