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English definition of “picket”

picket

noun [C]     /ˈpɪkɪt/ (also picket line, )
a group of people who stand outside a building in order to show their anger about something and to try to stop people going insideIndustrial relations
picket verb [I, T] Protesters picketed cinemas across the whole country.
(Definition of picket noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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