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  • n. The act of counting how many people are present in a group.
  • n. The number of people present in a group or employed by a company.
  • n. More generally, a consideration of a company's appropriate staffing level based on some larger context. (Generally used adjectivally.)
  • n. By extension, one slot in a workgroup, filled or to be filled by one person.

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  • n. number of people in a particular group


compounding of head count (Wiktionary)



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