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human resource

noun

any person and their particular abilities and skills; the concept of people and their potential as a resource

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  • Another method to develop this human resource is to give people responsibility.

    Fundamentals of Prosperity Roger W. Babson
  • One human resource remains, to go in arma blanca—with the cold steel.

    Unexplored Spain Abel Chapman

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