Meaning of outplacement


Pronunciation: (out'plās"munt), [key]
— n.
  1. counseling and assistance in finding a new job, provided by a company for an employee who has been or is about to be dismissed.
  2. an act or instance of outplacing.
  3. the state or condition of being outplaced.
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