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guest worker

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Occupations
guest workerˈguest ˌworker noun [countable]  BOa worker from one country who works in another country for a short time
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guest workerRichard Pombo, R-Calif., who sponsored the guest worker amendment, said the current program involves too much red tape.
From Longman Business Dictionaryguest workerˈguest ˌworker [countable] someone who comes to another country to work in a low-paid job, usually for a limited period of timeFifteen million guest workers in the EU have no civic rights and no right to vote. worker
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