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job action

noun [C or U]
 
 
HR
→  industrial action : A 24-hour job action was scheduled by union workers for Friday to protest against the company's plans to freeze wages.
Translations of “job action”
in Chinese (Traditional) 職工抗議行動…
in Chinese (Simplified) 职工抗议行动…
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