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[job-shair] /ˈdʒɒbˌʃɛər/
verb (used without object), job-shared, job-sharing.
to share the responsibility and duties of a single full-time job with one or more other employees.
noun, Also, job share
an arrangement in which two or more employees share one full-time job.
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job-sharer, noun Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for job sharing

job sharing

the division of a job between two or more people such that each covers the same job for complementary parts of the day or week
Derived Forms
job sharer, noun
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Contemporary definitions for job sharing
intransitive verb

to share a full-time employment position with another person or persons; to share a job with other part-time workers

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