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dismissals

noun
plural of dismissal

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the termination of the employment of an employee or a work force often temporarily
  • numerous dismissals from the company during the economic slump

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“Dismissals.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dismissals. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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