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addaword.gifdefinition of double jobbing

having two paid jobs in the same field, especially when both are considered to be full time
Northern Ireland Secretary Owen Paterson vowed to crack down on double-jobbing politicians who are paid to sit in Parliament as well as the devolved Belfast institution. | The Health Service Executive has introduced measures to prevent double jobbing by HSE staff working for agencies.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 08/03/2013 09:55:00
Definition of double jobbing from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


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