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wage packetnoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   UK (US paycheck)
the ​money that you ​earn, ​especially when it is given to you in ​notes and ​coins in an ​envelope: cash a ​monthly/​weeklywagepacket She got £25 in ​cash in her first ​wagepacket.
(Definition of wage packet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"wage packet" in Business English

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wage packetnoun [C]

uk   us   UK WORKPLACE, HR
→  pay packet
(Definition of wage packet from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wage packet”
in Chinese (Simplified) 工资, 工资袋…
in Chinese (Traditional) 工資, 工資袋…
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