Meaning of REDUNDANCY in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ rɪdʌndənsi ]
When there are redundancies , an organization tells some of its employees to leave because their jobs are no longer necessary or because the organization can no longer afford to pay them. ( BRIT BUSINESS; in AM, use dismissals , layoffs )
The ministry has said it hopes to avoid compulsory redundancies.
N-COUNT : usu pl
Redundancy means being made redundant. ( BUSINESS )
Thousands of bank employees are facing redundancy as their employers cut costs...
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006