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Main Entry: 1em·ploy
Pronunciation: im-primarystressplodoti
Function: verb
1 : to make use of : USE
2 a : to use or obtain the services of <employ a lawyer to draw up a will> b : to provide with a job that pays wages or a salary <employ a staff of twenty>
3 : to use or direct toward a particular goal <employ all of your energies to getting the job done>
- em·ploy·able /-schwa-bschwal/ adjective

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