from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A temporary action, such as a strike or slowdown, by workers to make demands or protest a company or managerial decision.

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  • n. A workplace protest by employees designed to inconvenience or disrupt the business of the employer, especially one which is limited in duration or severity.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a temporary action by workers to protest management decision or to make demands


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