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disemploy

[dis-em-ploi] /ˌdɪs ɛmˈplɔɪ/
verb (used with object)
1.
to put out of work; cause to become unemployed.
Origin
1610-1620
1610-20; dis- + employ
Related forms
disemployment, noun
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