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staff

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1 a body of persons at work or available for work
  • we're working with a short staff at the office today

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2 a heavy rigid stick used as a weapon or for punishment
  • carried a staff for self-defense when walking alone at night

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The first known use of staff was before the 12th century

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“Staff.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/staff. Accessed 28 May. 2020.

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