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blue-collaradjective

 /ˈbluˈkɑl·ər/
relating to ​people who do ​physicalworkrather than ​mentalwork, and who usually do not ​work in an ​office: blue-collar ​workers.
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blue-collaradjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˌbluːˈkɒlər/ ECONOMICS
relating to ​jobs that involve ​physicalwork, especially ​work that you do not need any ​specialskills to be able to do: blue-collar ​jobs blue-collar ​workers
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