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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishshorthandedshort‧hand‧ed /ˌʃɔːtˈhændɪd◂ $ ˌʃɔːrt-/ adjective  WORKERhaving fewer helpers or workers than you need syn short-staffed
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shorthandedDave's been working long hours because they're shorthanded at the plant.Robert Lang gave the Kings a 5-3 advantage when he knocked in a shorthanded goal at 12: 17.After an Oilers shorthanded goal by Todd Marchant made it 2-0 at 18: 42, the Kings got one back.
From Longman Business Dictionaryshorthandedshort‧hand‧ed /ˌʃɔːtˈhændədˌʃɔːrt-/ adjectiveHUMAN RESOURCES having fewer workers or helpers than you needWe’ll be shorthanded next month as five of my staff will be on holiday.
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