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staff
British English: /stɑːf/
American English: /stæf/

Translation of staff in German:

noun pl. stavesPronunciation: /steɪvz/

flagstaff , → general staff
  • 2constr. as pl. (personnel)
    Personal Neutr.
    editorial staff
    Redaktion Fem.
    diplomatic staff
    diplomatisches Korps
    the staff of the firm
    die Betriebsangehörigen
    die Belegschaft [der Firma]
    staff meeting
  • 3constr. as pl. (of school)
    Lehrkörper Mask. (Administrative language)
    (of university or college) Dozentenschaft Fem.
    staff-student ratio
    Verhältnis zwischen Lehrenden und Studierenden
    staff meeting
    (at school) Lehrerkonferenz Fem.
    (at university or college) Dozentenkonferenz Fem.
  • 4 (Music)
    Liniensystem Neutr.
  • 6 (ceremonial rod)
    Stab Mask.
  • 7 [figurative] (support)
    Stütze Fem.
    bread is the staff of life
    Brot ist die Grundlage des Lebens

transitive verb

  • mit Personal ausstatten
    a hospital staffed by women
    ein Krankenhaus, dessen Personal aus Frauen besteht

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