Disemployment
Disemployment Dis`em*ploy"ment, n. The state of being disemployed, or deprived of employment. [1913 Webster]

This glut of leisure and disemployment. --Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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