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"go-slow" in British English

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go-slownoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˈɡəʊ.sləʊ/  us   /ˈɡoʊ.sloʊ/ UK (US slowdown)
an ​occasion when ​employeeswork more ​slowly and with less ​effort than ​usual in ​order to ​try to ​persuade an ​employer to ​agree to ​higherpay or ​betterworkingconditions
(Definition of go-slow from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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go-slownoun [S]

uk   us   UK (US slowdown) HR, WORKPLACE
a ​situation when ​employeeswork more slowly and less ​effectively to show ​management that they are not satisfied with ​pay, ​workingconditions, etc.: a go-slow/​action/​protest
(Definition of go-slow from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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