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lockoutnoun [C]

us   /ˈlɑkˌɑʊt/
an action taken by an employer to stop workers from going into their place of work until they agree to particular conditions given by the employer
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lockoutnoun [C]

uk   /ˈlɒkaʊt/ us   WORKPLACE
an occasion when an employer stops workers from entering the place they work in because of a disagreement about working conditions, pay, etc.: A contract agreement would end the company's lockout of nearly 500 union garbage haulers.
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