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noun [countable] payroll pronunciation in British English /ˈpeɪˌrəʊl/
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  1. 2
    the number of people employed by a company
    Manufacturing payrolls have dropped by 16,000.
  2. 3
    the total amount of money paid by a company to the people it employs
    They have an annual payroll of £23 million.
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