An involuntary, temporary layoff of employees that frequently occurs during poor economic conditions. It is often an alternative to massive work force cuts. This unpaid leave can be short term or long term, depending on the employer or the economy as a whole.
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funny money furniture, fixtures, and equipment (FF&E)