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gangmaster

noun [C] uk   /ˈɡæŋˌmɑː.stər/  us   /-ˌmæs.tɚ/ UK
someone who employs a large number of workers, often illegally and for very little money: The Home Secretary has promised that the gangmasters responsible for immigration crime would be ruthlessly targeted.
Translations of “gangmaster”
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常是大批非法勞工的,且只發放微薄薪金的)僱主…
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常是非法劳工的)雇主…
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