sickout Meaning in Cambridge Business English Dictionary
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Meaning of "sickout" - Business English Dictionary

sickout

noun ( also sick-out)
 
 
/ˈsɪkaʊt/ HR, WORKPLACE
an occasion when a group of workers organize to show their anger with a company by saying they are sick and not coming to work: The pilot's union organized an 11-day sickout.
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