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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Employment
overstaffedo‧ver‧staffed /ˌəʊvəˈstɑːft◂ $ ˌoʊvərˈstæft◂/ adjective  BEWORKERan overstaffed company, organization etc has more workers than it needs opp understaffed
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overstaffedThe company has more money, and it has a big, overstaffed personnel department.There was some sort of job creation scheme going on at the overstaffed scoreboard.
From Longman Business Dictionaryoverstaffedo‧ver‧staffed /ˌəʊvəˈstɑːft◂ˌoʊvərˈstæft◂/ adjectiveHUMAN RESOURCES an overstaffed company, organization etc has more people working for it than it needs SYN OVERMANNEDWe were overstaffed in some areas and not as competitive as we should have been. opposite understaffedoverstaffing noun [uncountable]He cut the workforce sharply to eliminate overstaffing.
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