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job actionnoun [C or U]

uk   us   HR
→  industrial action : A ​24-hourjobaction was ​scheduled by ​unionworkers for Friday to ​protest against the company's ​plans to ​freezewages.
(Definition of job action from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “job action”
in Chinese (Simplified) 职工抗议行动…
in Chinese (Traditional) 職工抗議行動…
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