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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.

strike

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The spokesman said all the citizens are requested to carry on with their daily activities and inform the Rangers on helpline 1101 about those who try to impose a strike upon people.