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employable

[em-ploi-uh-buh l] /ɛmˈplɔɪ ə bəl/
adjective
1.
able to be employed; usable.
2.
capable of holding a job and available for hire.
noun
3.
a person who is able to work and is available to be hired.
Origin of employable
1685-1695
1685-95; employ + -able
Related forms
employability, noun
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