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strikebreaker

noun [C] uk   /ˈstraɪkˌbreɪ.kər/  us   /-kɚ/
someone who continues working during a strike or who takes the job of a worker who is involved in a strike: Many strikebreakers were subjected to verbal and physical attacks.
strikebreaking
noun [U] uk   us   /-kɪŋ/
Translations of “strikebreaker”
in Chinese (Traditional) 破壞罷工者, 頂替罷工者工作的人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 破坏罢工者, 顶替罢工者工作的人…
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