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pay packet

noun [C] uk   UK ( US paycheck) us  
the amount of money a person earns: It's easy to go on expensive holidays when you have a pay packet the size of hers.
Translations of “pay packet”
in Chinese (Traditional) 工資,薪金…
in Chinese (Simplified) 工资,薪金…
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