Definitions for on-the-job

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

on′-the-job`(adj.)

  1. done, received, or happening while in actual performance of one's work:

    on-the-job training.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of on-the-job:

1935–40

Princeton's WordNet

  1. on-the-job(adj)

    relating to or associated with a job or employment

    "on-the-job training"; "on-the-job requirements"

  2. working(a), on the job(p)(adj)

    actively engaged in paid work

    "the working population"; "the ratio of working men to unemployed"; "a working mother"; "robots can be on the job day and night"

Wiktionary

  1. on-the-job(Adjective)

    obtained whilst working

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