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1 Paid employment. Jobs may be full- or part-time, permanent or temporary. The job market is the system through which jobs are filled. This can be formal (such as the markets for economists organized by the American Economic Association and the Royal Economic Society) or informal.

2 The term job also has two slang meanings: a. a task; b. a crime.

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