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blackleg

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈblæk.leɡ/ (also scab) UK disapproving
a person who works while others that they work with are on strike
Translations of “blackleg”
in Chinese (Traditional) 罷工期間繼續工作者,工賊…
in Chinese (Simplified) 罢工期间继续工作者,工贼…
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