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strike

Etymology: AS, strican, to advance swiftly
an action taken collectively by the employees of a company or institution in which they stop reporting for work in an effort to cause the employer to accede to certain demands. A strike usually follows unsuccessful negotiations between representatives of the union and management.

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Monday, October 11 Celtic stay on top of the First Division after a Lou Macari strike hands them a 1-0 victory over Hibs at Easter Road while struggling Rangers win their basement battle with East Fife 3-0 at Ibrox.
11-03-2004: Fourth round first leg: Celtic 1-0 Barcelona Alan Thompson's strike hands Celtic a slender lead to take to Barcelona.