blackleg Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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blacklegnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈblæk.leɡ/ (also scab) UK disapproving
a ​person who ​works while ​others that they ​work with are on strike
(Definition of blackleg from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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blacklegnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈblækleɡ/
UK disapproving WORKPLACE an ​employee who continues to ​work during a strike (= a ​period when ​workersrefuse to ​work because of a disagreement with an ​employer): They ​protested about the use of blackleg ​labour.
(Definition of blackleg from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “blackleg”
in Chinese (Simplified) 罢工期间继续工作者,工贼…
in Chinese (Traditional) 罷工期間繼續工作者,工賊…
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