employ (someone) in (something)

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employ (someone) in (something)

To employ someone to work in a certain area. I applied for the job as file clerk, but they employed me in data entry instead.
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employ someone in something

to pay someone to work in a particular type of work. I employ Tom in machine maintenance. Laura is employed in accounting.
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We not only discern women in pursuit of legal solutions to their problems, but also see how they were perceived in that pursuit and the strategies they employed in their litigation.
The documents - actually colored pink and computer coded - prove that the holder is a legal resident and can be employed in the United States.