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strike paynoun [U]

uk   us   HR, WORKPLACE
moneypaid by a ​tradeunion to its ​members when they are on ​strike and not being ​paid by their ​company: Workers receive $200 a week in ​strikepay if they take ​shifts on the ​picketline.
(Definition of strike pay from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “strike pay”
in Chinese (Simplified) (工会发放的)罢工津贴…
in Chinese (Traditional) (工會發放的)罷工津貼…
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