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picket linenoun [C]

us   /ˈpɪk·ɪt ˌlɑɪn/
a group of people holding signs to show that they are not working and are having a disagreement with their employer: Truck drivers refused to cross the picket line.
(Definition of picket line from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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picket linenoun [C]

uk   us   HR, WORKPLACE
→  picket noun
(Definition of picket line from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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