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striker

noun [C]  us   /ˈstrɑɪ·kər/
social studies a person, esp. a member of a labor union , who refuses to work until a satisfactory agreement with the employer has been reached
Translations of “striker”
in Korean 파업 노동자…
in Arabic مُضرِب…
in Portuguese grevista…
in Catalan vaguista…
in Japanese ストライキをしている人, ストライキの参加者…
in Italian scioperante…
in Chinese (Traditional) 罷工, 罷工者…
in Russian забастовщик, нападающий…
in Turkish grevci, golcü futbolcu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 罢工, 罢工者…
in Polish strajkując-y/a, napastni-k/czka…
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