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jobsworthnoun [C]

uk   /ˈdʒɒbz.wɜːθ/  us   /ˈdʒɑːbz.wɝːθ/ informal disapproving
someone who always ​obeys all the ​rules of ​theirjobeven when they ​causeproblems for other ​people or when the ​rules are ​silly
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