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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The property of being long-lived; Higher rank than that of others especially by reason of longer service.

Usage examples (34)
  • Pay being tied to seniority is a common system used in both the public and private sector.
  • Try doing that when you don't live anywhere long enough to get promoted and gain seniority at your job.
  • Doing away with the unions will eliminate the fallacy that seniority is somehow coupled with competence.
  • Stripping Spector of his seniority is a sad outcome. for more
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