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pink-collar

adjective uk   /ˌpɪŋkˈkɒl.ər/  us   /-ˈkɑː.lɚ/ mainly US
A pink-collar job is one that is traditionally done by a woman: Until recently secretarial work and nursing were very much pink-collar professions.
Translations of “pink-collar”
in Chinese (Traditional) (表示傳統上女性從事的工作)粉領的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (表示传统上妇女从事的工作)粉领的…
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