de-man

verb -mans, -manning or -manned (tr)

British to reduce the workforce of (a plant, industry, etc)

Nearby words

  1. de-excite,
  2. de-ice,
  3. de-icer,
  4. de-ionize,
  5. de-lead,
  6. de-mining,
  7. de-stalinization,
  8. de-stalinize,
  9. de-stress,
  10. dea

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