how to pronounce headcount

/ˈhɛdˌkaʊnt/

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headcount is pronounced in two syllables

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hɛdkaʊnt

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An example use of headcount in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… reduce the human headcount but …”

meanings of headcount

noun:

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

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