payroll

DEFINITIONS OF: payroll

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n a list of employees and their salaries

“the company had a long payroll
Synonyms:
paysheet
Type of:
register
a book in which names and transactions are listed

n the total amount of money paid in wages

“the company had a large payroll
Synonyms:
paysheet
Type of:
amount, amount of money, sum, sum of money
a quantity of money

n the department that determines the amounts of wage or salary due to each employee

Synonyms:
payroll department
Type of:
department, section
a specialized division of a large organization
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