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English definition of “blue-collar”


adjective [before noun]     /ˌbluːˈkɒl.ər/ US  /-ˈkɑː.lɚ/
describes people who do work needing strength or physical skill rather than office workEmployment status and types of work
(Definition of blue-collar adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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