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layoff
used in In Cold Blood

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Definition
to stop hiring one or more employees (due to the business environment rather than to their performance); or the period during which someone is temporarily laid off
  • After I graduated from school I went to work for the Santa Fe railroad, and stayed until the following winter when I got laid off.
    4 — The Corner (29% in)

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