short-staffed

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short-staffed
 
adj
lacking an adequate number of staff, assistants, etc

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short-staffed

adjective
inadequate in number of workers or assistants etc.; "they're rather short-handed at the moment"; "overcrowded and understaffed hospitals" [syn: short-handed
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