Definition of jobcentre in English:

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jobcentre

Pronunciation: /ˈdʒɒbsɛntə/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

noun

(In the UK) a government office in a town displaying information and giving advice about available jobs and being involved in the administration of benefits to unemployed people.
Example sentences
  • I think the idea is to combine jobcentres and benefit offices.
  • A fireman was shot as he tried to douse a blazing jobcentre and a police dog handler survived a bullet ricocheting inside his vehicle.
  • The coalition was welcomed by Gary Sykes, office manager for jobcentre plus in Bradford.

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