Meaning of REDUNDANT in English

REDUNDANT

transcription, транскрипция: [ rɪdʌndənt ]

1.

If you are made redundant , your employer tells you to leave because your job is no longer necessary or because your employer cannot afford to keep paying you. ( BRIT BUSINESS; in AM, use be dismissed )

My husband was made redundant late last year.

...a redundant miner.

ADJ

2.

Something that is redundant is no longer needed because its job is being done by something else or because its job is no longer necessary or useful.

Changes in technology may mean that once-valued skills are now redundant.

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