Offset staff

(Surv.) a rod, usually ten links long, used in measuring offsets.

See also: Offset

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Retired from the club but still working part-time to help offset staff cuts, Brannan had given up on owning Deerfield when Colonial came calling about eight months ago to see if Brannan was still interested.
He said he asked the state officials to reallocate the funds to offset staff salary, but they did not think it was a good idea.
They will also help to offset staff shortages until the end of the month while the ambulance service recruits and trains new employees.
About $44,800 was provided to offset staff salaries associated with SPJ educational and awards programs.