labor market

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Noun1.labor market - the market in which workers compete for jobs and employers compete for workerslabor market - the market in which workers compete for jobs and employers compete for workers
market, marketplace, market place - the world of commercial activity where goods and services are bought and sold; "without competition there would be no market"; "they were driven from the marketplace"
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