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part-time

British English pronunciation: part-timeClick to listen to the pronunciation of part-time

derived words

part-timer

noun [countable]

part-time

   adverb
British English pronunciation: part-timeClick to listen to the pronunciation of part-time
part-time British English pronunciation: part-timeClick to listen to the pronunciation of part-time  adverbShe works part-time at the nursery.Words used to describe workers: acting, auxiliary, auxiliary, blue-collar, budding, casual, chartered, creative, deputy, designate

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