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English definition of “pink-collar”

pink-collar

adjective   /ˌpɪŋkˈkɒl.ər/ US  /-ˈkɑː.lɚ/ mainly US
describes a job that is traditionally done by a woman: Until recently secretarial work and nursing were very much pink-collar professions.Employment status and types of work
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