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wildcat strike

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Labour relations, unions
wildcat strikeˌwildcat ˈstrike noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 BELan occasion when workers suddenly stop working in order to protest about something, usually without the support of a trade union
Examples from the Corpus
wildcat strikeThe closed shop and the wildcat strike have undermined the legitimacy of modern trade unionism.
From Longman Business Dictionarywildcat strikeˌwildcat ˈstrikeHUMAN RESOURCES a strike in which workers suddenly stop working in order to protest about something, but which has not been approved by the union strike
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