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The mess left behind when an employee leaves the company with work unfinished or had not handled the situation correctly in the first instance.
"I'm going to have to honor this quotation, even though we're losing money. I can't believe we've been tannerred again."

"To prevent us being tannerred, let's make employee X work out his notice period".
by Lord of Glencoe January 07, 2014