division of labour

Definitions

Commerce

  • noun a production system where work is split up into clearly defined tasks and areas of responsibility

Economics

  • noun the way in which workers specialise in certain aspects of a job, no one worker doing all the job. This is particularly the case in manufacturing industries.

Media Studies

  • noun the process of dividing work into specific sections to be completed by experts in that field, traditional in the media

Sports

  • noun the way in which a team divides tasks up between the players for maximum efficiency
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