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payday

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈpeɪdeɪ/
the day on which a worker is paidEarning money and money earned
Translations of “payday”
in Chinese (Traditional) 發放工資日,發薪日…
in Russian день получения зарплаты…
in Turkish maaş/ödeme günü…
in Chinese (Simplified) 发放工资日,发薪日…
in Polish dzień wypłaty…
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